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NOPD: Man wanted for Irish Channel burglary

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police ask for the public’s help to identify and find a man wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary that occurred in the Irish Channel.

Police say at approximately 3:40 a.m. on Saturday, a man broke into a home in the 4100 block of Tchoupitoulas, waking the sleeping victim. The man demanded money and threatened to shoot the victim. The victim noticed an unknown object in the subject’s hand. The victim gave the man her purse.

According to police, the man ran from the location wand was spotted running on Tchoupitoulas towards Marengo Street.

A surveillance video in the area recorded the man. Mobile users can view it by clicking here.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Sixth District Detectives at (504) 658-6060 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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