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Person of interest wanted in pick pocket incident

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police are searching for a man who is a person of interest in a pick pocket incident. The incident occurred on Feb 7 in the 900 block of Canal Street.

According to police, the 76-year-old victim felt someone touch his right-front pocket where he normally keeps his wallet. The victim then realized that his wallet was missing and noticed an unknown African-American man near him, who was walking away.

Police believe that the subject may have information about the crime.

The man is described as 5-foot-10 tall, weighing 190 pounds. He was wearing a white polo shirt and tan jacket.

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