NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Fifth District officers are asking for the public's help in locating and identifying a suspect seen on surveillance video Wednesday firing rounds at a victim.
Surveillance video shows a green, older model Honda pulling up in front of a business in the 2000 block of North Rocheblave Street just after 12 p.m. and coming to a stop. The suspect then exits the car from the rear passenger seat and opens fire.
The victim suffered one gunshot wound to the thigh. The driver of the vehicle and perpetrator fled the scene westbound on North Rocheblave Street then in an unknown direction.
Anyone with any information on the perpetrator or vehicle is asked to contact Fifth District officers at 504-658-6050 or 9-11. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.