NOPD searching for tip jar trickster

NOPD searching for tip jar trickster
'Kevin' is wanted for theft from a Magazine Street business. Source: NOPD

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man who was taking out the trash from a Magazine Street business was caught on camera swiping a tip jar, according to The New Orleans Police Department.

The suspect, only known as 'Kevin,' was hired to complete small jobs at Tracey's in the 2600 block of Magazine Street.

'Kevin" was taking out the trash when he was seen on surveillance footage taking the tip jar on the counter, then fleeing the location.

Kevin is described as a black male possibly in his 20s or 30s with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and dark colored shorts.

Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect or additional information on this incident is asked to contact Sixth District detectives at 504-658-6060 or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.

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