Police seek man in connection with alleged Marigny rape

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man wanted in connection with an alleged sexual assault and battery in the Marigny.

Police said a woman was attacked July 19 at 3:30 a.m. in the 1100 block of Spain Street. Surveillance video of the man walking briskly with the woman can be seen here.

Detective Alisha Henderson is in charge of the investigation. Anyone with information about the incident or who recognizes the man in the photo is asked to call Henderson at (504) 658-5523 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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