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NOPD looks for man accused in brass-knuckle beating

Eric Gray, 24 (Source: NOPD) Eric Gray, 24 (Source: NOPD)

New Orleans police search for a man accused of beating someone up with a pair of brass knuckles after the victim refused to give him money. 

Investigators say Eric Gray, 24, is wanted for aggravated battery for an incident on Jan. 28,

Investigators say around 10:30 a.m., the victim stopped his vehicle to drop Gray off in the 2700 block of Cleveland Avenue. Before Gray exited the vehicle, he asked for money. When the victim refused, Gray became angry, pulled out a pair of brass knuckles from his pants pocket and struck the victim multiple times on his head and face. 

Police say Gray then exited the vehicle and fled on foot without the victim’s money.   

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  

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