(WVUE) - The NOPD needs the public's help finding a suspect wanted for Theft. The incident took place January 29, 2016, at the Louisiana Running Company on Canal Street.
At approximately 2:00 p.m., the suspect walked into the shoe store posing as a customer. While the sales associate was helping another customer in the rear of the store, that's when police say the suspect grabbed the customer's purse and ran out of the store.
The incident was captured on store surveillance cameras.