NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is looking for a suspect wanted in connection to multiple armed robberies and an attempted rape Tuesday morning in the Third District.
Police say between 5:45 a.m. and 6:15 a.m., an unknown black male robbed three individuals and attempted to sexually assault a fourth person.
The suspect took cash from a man in the 6200 block of Eads Street, a backpack from a woman in the 4300 block of Lotus Street, and a man's cell phone in the 2700 block of Selma Street.
He then attempted to sexually assault a woman in the 5700 block of St. Anthony Avenue before fleeing the area on foot.
The perpetrator is described as a black male with a dark complexion who is in his 20s to early 30s. He is approximately 6 feet tall with a slender build and a beard.
He was wearing a red baseball cap, red shirt, and dark pants.
The vehicle used by the suspect is described as a brown or reddish colored minivan.
If you have any information that can investigators, contact Crimestoppers at 822-1111.