Man robbed of $400, gun after bringing woman back to hotel

Man robbed of $400, gun after bringing woman back to hotel

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a woman wanted in connection with a theft that occurred Monday morning in the 700 block of Bienville Street.

A 27-year old man told detectives he met the woman in the 100 block of Carondelet Street at about 6:15 a.m. The two went to his hotel room around 7 a.m.

The victim said he went to the bathroom and came out to find the woman gone, along with $400 in cash and his fully loaded Smith & Wesson .40 caliber pistol.

The victim took pictures of the woman on his cell phone.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). 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

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