Man accused of stealing gun and wallet from store office

Man accused of stealing gun and wallet from store office
Theft suspect
Theft suspect

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Detectives release new surveillance images, in hopes they'll lead officers to the person who allegedly stole a gun and a wallet from a local store.

The New Orleans Police Department says a guy walked into the Dollar General store in the 200 block of North Broad Street Monday afternoon. The suspect then walked into the store's office and dug through the purses of two employees. Police say he stole a wallet from one purse and a gun from the other. The stolen gun is a Taurus PT111 Pro with the serial number TAR97703.

The man drove away in a green Honda Accord with a temporary license plate. Call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 if you can help investigators identify the guy in the photos.

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