Man sneaks into Lakeview home, steals book bag

Man sneaks into Lakeview home, steals book bag

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is asking for the public's help in locating and identifying a white male who is wanted in connection with a burglary that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a Lakeview home.

Around 12:25 p.m., video surveillance captured the suspect walking into the rear yard of a home on Tern Street and peering into a side window. Minutes later, the suspect walked out of the home carrying a black school bag.

Mobile users can view the video here.

Third District Detective Raionda Edgerson is in charge of the investigation and can be reached at 504-658-6030.

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   

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