Police ask for help identifying toothpaste bandit

Police ask for help identifying toothpaste bandit

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police said they need help identifying a man accused of shoplifting from a store on March 28. Investigators say the man entered the Dollar General on North Broad Avenue around 9:55 a.m.

Police say the man took several toothpaste items off of a shelf. He placed them into a black backpack, then left the building without paying for the items. Anyone with information about who the man may be is asked to call NOPD Detectives at (504) 658-6010.

Citizens with information that could help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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