Man wanted for aggravated assault, shoplifting

Man wanted for aggravated assault, shoplifting

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police need help locating a man wanted for aggravated assault and shoplifting.

The incident happened Wednesday at the Forever 21 store in The Outlet Collection at the Riverwalk located at 500 Port of New Orleans.

Police say at 4 p.m., the man walked out of the store with clothing that he did not purchase. When security approached him, he produced a knife and threatened to stab the security guards. After the suspect threatened the guards, he fled on foot.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD Eighth District Detectives at (504) 658-6080 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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