Report: Woman knocked out with battery-filled socks, robbed near French Quarter

Report: Woman knocked out with battery-filled socks, robbed near French Quarter
Source: RNN

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A 34-year-old woman was knocked unconscious and robbed at the edge of the French Quarter Saturday, according to our partners NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

According to the report, around 11:12 p.m. the woman was in the 200 block of North Rampart Street when she heard footsteps and was knocked unconscious.

The report said when she woke up, her book bag that had her cell phone, earphones, work clothes and makeup was missing.

She found the socks with batteries beside her.

The woman took herself to a hospital, where the staff called police to report the incident, according to the report.

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