NOPD searching for suspect wanted in Bourbon Street aggravated assault

NOPD searching for suspect wanted in Bourbon Street aggravated assault
Source: NOPD

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a suspect believed to be responsible for an aggravated assault on Bourbon Street.

Around 11:30 p.m. police say the suspect threatened a security guard with a knife after being instructed to exit a business in the 800 block of Bourbon Street on Sunday.

According to the report, the suspect was last seen walking south bound on St. Ann Street toward Royal Street.

The subject is described as a white male believed to be in his late 30s to early 40s, standing about 5'6" and weighing between about 190 to 200 pounds.

Anyone with information on this incident or the pictured subject is asked to contact Eighth District detectives at 504-658-6080 or call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.

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