Bicyclist robs woman in CBD

Bicyclist robs woman in CBD

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Police are looking for the man responsible for a Sunday morning robbery in the Central Business District.

The victim, a 44-year-old woman, was returning to her hotel on Sept. 20 just after 1 a.m. at the corner of Howard and Baronne. As she approached the building the suspect appeared on a bicycle.

The suspect, described as a black male, produced a gun and said "give it up." The victim complied, handing over her purse to the gunman.

The suspect then fled the scene.

The NOPD urges anyone with details to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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