Police search for car used in CBD armed robbery attempt

Published: Sep. 16, 2015 at 8:10 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 16, 2015 at 8:24 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Police need help finding the driver of a vehicle suspected in an attempted armed robbery. Police say an unknown man tried to rob a man in the 800 block of Union Street on Sept. 9, 2015.

The victim told police he was walking in the block that morning when someone grabbed him from behind. The victim said he struggled with the man briefly until the attacker produced a pistol. The victim said the attacker then ran up the block and jumped into a silver 2003 Acura TL and sped off. The car bears Louisiana license plate number WDG 115. The attacker did not take the victim's property.

If you can help police find the car, or know who the attacker was, call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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