New Orleans woman sought in Metairie purse snatching

New Orleans woman sought in Metairie purse snatching

JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) - An arrest warrant was issued Friday for a New Orleans woman accused in a Metairie purse snatching.

Police are looking for 21-year-old Erica Davis of Stroelitz Street.

On Thursday, (Oct. 22) at 8:50 p.m., the JPSO 1st District Patrol Division was dispatched to the 4100 block of Division Street in reference to a robbery.  A female victim reported that her purse was taken by three suspects who fled in a vehicle.

Minutes later, the vehicle was stopped a short distance away and two suspects were. Deputies said Davis fled from officers.  During interviews with the arrested subjects, Davis was identified as the third suspect.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact the JPSO Robbery Section at (504) 364-5300.

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