N.O. East attempted murder suspect accused of robbing same victim months ago

Danny Dillon (Source: NOPD)
Danny Dillon (Source: NOPD)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A man wanted for attempted murder in New Orleans East may have robbed the man he tried to kill months ago, according to police.

Investigators say that on May 7, 2015, Danny Dillon shot a man on Chef Menteur Highway.

They believe Dillon got into an argument with the same man in March. He allegedly robbed the victim during that incident. In that case, the robber took off after hitting the victim in the head with a pistol.

If you can help investigators find Dillon 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 only to the arrest, except on homicides, where Crimestoppers will pay half of the reward upon the arrest and half on the indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward but you must contact Crimestoppers directly with your information. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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