New Orleans Police identify suspect in Algiers shoplifting incident

New Orleans Police identify suspect in Algiers shoplifting incident
Surveillance images capture a woman stealing seven pairs of shoes from an Algiers store. (source: NOPD)
Surveillance images capture a woman stealing seven pairs of shoes from an Algiers store. (source: NOPD)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police identified the woman they believe stole several pairs of Nike shoes from a store in Algiers.

According to police, 34-year-old Nikiba Johnson is wanted in connection with a shoplifting incident from earlier this month.

The incident happened Oct. 8, inside of the Famous Footwear store located at 3038 Holiday Drive. At approximately 8:00 p.m., police say Johnson was observed on video surveillance placing seven shoe boxes containing Nike shoes inside of a large mesh shopping bag. Johnson then walked out of the store without paying for the merchandise.

Johnson will face shoplifting charges when arrested.

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