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Police search for woman accused of slashing someone with broken bottle

Samantha Burbanks, 33 (Source: NOPD) Samantha Burbanks, 33 (Source: NOPD)

An argument turned into a violent confrontation inside a bar after a woman broke a bottle and tried to stab another woman, according to New Orleans police.

The NOPD said the incident happened at the Endzone Bar in the 1900 block of Poydras Street on Nov. 9 around 2 p.m.

Officers said Samantha Burbanks, 33, started arguing with another woman when Burbanks grabbed a bottle, broke it and tried to stab the woman. As she swung the bottle, she cut another 33-year-old woman, police said.

Burbanks is wanted for aggravated battery by cutting. Investigators hope the public can help find her.

Citizens with information about this crime 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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