NOPD searches for Marigny rape suspect

NOPD searches for Marigny rape suspect

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police search for a suspect wanted for aggravated rape in the Marigny neighborhood.

Authorities believe the man raped a woman in the 1400 block of Chartres St.

The victim told officers the suspect attacked her a she left a bar.

The suspect allegedly fled on Chartres Street toward Barracks Street. He is described a black man in his 20's or 30's, who was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans.

He is described as about 5'10 and weighs approximately 180 to 190 pounds.

If you have any information on the incident or identification of this suspect, please contact Sex Crimes Detective Williams at 504-658-5523 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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