Police seek person wanted for burglarizing Gentilly restaurant

Police seek person wanted for burglarizing Gentilly restaurant

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are searching for an individual wanted for burglarizing a restaurant in Gentilly. The burglary took place Monday around 9 p.m. at the Italian Pie in the 4700 block of Paris Avenue.

According to police, surveillance footage showed a subject making their way through the rear of the business and into an office. The suspect is then seen taking items from the office before leaving through the unlocked side door that was used to enter the building.

The general manager of the business returned the next morning to find the office ransacked with cash and paperwork taken.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD Third District detectives at 504-658-6030 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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