NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police are searching for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery that occurred in the Marigny. The incident occurred Thursday May 7, 2015 at 12:15 a.m. in the 900 block of Spain Street.
According to police, a 40-year-old man was walking when two men approached and ordered him to the ground. Once the man was on the ground he felt a gun placed to the back of his head while the suspects demanded his belongings. The victim complied and the suspects fled in an unknown direction.
The first suspect is described as an African American man with a medium build and dark complexion. He is 17-25 years of age and 6-feet tall. He was wearing dark-colored clothing with a gray knit cap. The second suspect is described as an African American man with a thin build. He is also 17-25 years of age and 6-feet tall.
Surveillance video captured one of the two suspects. The video can be viewed by clicking here.
If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or NOPD Eight District Detectives at 504-658-6080.