NOPD searching for suspect in a robbery

Published: May. 27, 2016 at 1:54 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are asking for the public's help in finding a man wanted for robbery.

Police are searching for Kenneth Williams, 19, for his part in a robbery that occurred on May 22.

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on that date, the victim was during laundry a campus laundry room when two suspects, described as black men, entered the room.

One of the suspects, later identified as Williams, distracted the victim while the other suspect grabbed the victim's cell phone and wallet.

Both suspects then fled the location.

Williams is described as being five feet seven inches tall, weighing 135 pounds.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Detective Gus James or any Third District detective at 658-6030.

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