Woman sought in Metairie armed robbery

Duwan Seaton, 24 (Source: JPSO)
Duwan Seaton, 24 (Source: JPSO)

METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday for a woman wanted in connection with a June 6 armed robbery in Metairie.

The suspect, 24-year-old Duwan Seaton, is known to frequent the Hollygrove neighborhood and is believed to be with a woman known to investigators as "Cheeks" who also lives in New Orleans, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.

The robbery occurred at about 7 p.m. in the 6200 block of Riverside Drive. Police said the victim was walking in the parking lot of her apartment complex when she was approached by a black female who was armed with a semi-automatic pistol and demanded the victim's purse.

Police are asking anyone with information on Seaton's whereabouts or the woman identified as Cheeks to contact Detective Mark Macaluso at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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