Burglar hits Elysian Fields store twice in 4 days

Burglar hits Elysian Fields store twice in 4 days

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is asking for the public's help in locating and identifying a man who is wanted for burglarizing the same store twice in a matter of days.

(Mobile users can see the surveillance video here: http://shout.lt/3X34)

The incidents took place May 6 and May 10 at NOLA Paint and Supplies in the 2900 block of Elysian Fields Avenue.

In both of the incidents, the suspect broke the glass on the entry door. Once inside, he stole cash from the cash register and then fled.

Third District Detectives are investigating the incident and can be contacted at 658-6030.

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 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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