NOPD searching for Algiers motorcycle thief

NOPD searching for Algiers motorcycle thief

ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are asking for the public's help identifying and locating a suspect in a robbery that took place in the 700 block of Alix Street.

The victim told police that on Monday just after 7:30 p.m., he was preparing to go for a ride on his motorcycle when he was approached by a suspect described as a black man.

The suspect told the victim he had a gun and climbed on the victim's motorcycle and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black man in his mid- the to late 20s with a dark complexion and a thin build. He is approximately five feet nine to five feet 10 inches tall and weighs between 130-150 pounds.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the pictured suspect is asked to contact Detective LaKeith Jernigan or any Fourth District detective at 504-658-6040.

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