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Police identify alleged French Quarter 'poker'

Jeannene Meyer, 47 Jeannene Meyer, 47
Surveillance video depicts the suspect Surveillance video depicts the suspect

A woman was captured on surveillance cameras walking through the French Quarter and ‘poking' random pedestrians with a sharp object.

Police have now identified the suspect at 47-year-old Jeannene Meyer. Meyer may be using the names Jeanne or Jeanie, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Police say she was in the 900 block of Decatur Street shortly before 9 p.m. on Sunday. As she walked down the block, she was mumbling to herself and stabbed at least two men. Police say "the suspect walked down the sidewalk poking random pedestrians with an unknown sharp object."

The victims, 28 and 62 years old, suffered minor lacerations.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Meyer on two counts of aggravated battery. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

Mobile user? Surveillance video of the incident can be viewed here: http://bit.ly/1vmWjW6 

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