3 sought in muggings in Mid-City, downtown

3 sought in muggings in Mid-City, downtown

New Orleans police are asking for the public's help in locating and identifying three suspects wanted for robbery and armed robbery. The crimes took place Monday and Tuesday (Nov. 10 and 11).

On Monday in the 100 block of Roosevelt Way, the suspects held the victims' hands behind his back and took cash and credit cards from his pockets. On that same day in the 1400 block of Canal Street, the suspects struck another victim with a gun, knocking him to the ground. They then went through his pockets and stole his iPhone.

On Tuesday at Tulane Avenue and Elk Place, a third victim was walking when he was punched by one of the suspects and knocked to the ground. The suspects fled with the victim's wallet.

Eighth District detective are in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at 658-6080.

Mobile users can view surveillance video of the suspects here.

Citizens with information about these crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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