Police seek suspect in Louisa St. armed robbery

Published: Apr. 21, 2016 at 1:49 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police look for a suspect in an armed robbery April 8 in the 2100 block of Louisa Street.

Investigators have an arrest warrant for Kevin Wilkens, 23.

According to the NOPD, the victim told police he was walking in the area around midnight when two men came up to him.

One of them pointed a gun at him. The second man, identified as Wilkens, went through the victim's pockets and got away with a wallet and cellphone.

Police say Wilkens should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact detectives at 504-658-6050 or call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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