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NOPD looking for robber who dragged victim hanging on his car

Sharod Etheridge/(Source: NOPD) Sharod Etheridge/(Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The New Orleans police department needs the public’s assistance in locating  suspect in a robbery that occurred Saturday night in a Louisa Street parking lot.

Police are searching for Sharod Etheridge, 29.

The robbery victim told police that around 4:29 p.m., the Etheridge asked her for money.

He was sitting in a burgundy Dodge Durango with Louisiana license plate number YVK-178.

The victim was about to hand Etheridge $10 when he attempted to grab money from the victim’s other hand and pulled both of her hands inside the vehicle.

The victim struggled with Etheridge in an effort to hold on to her money and Etheridge drove out of the parking lot.

The victim held on to the vehicle and was dragged for about a block before falling off and sustaining minor injuries.

She was not able to retain any of her cash.  

Anyone with information about this incident or know the whereabouts of Etheridge, is asked to call Detective Kimera Woods or any Third District detective at 504-658-6030.

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