Police identify suspected $100,000 watch thief

Police identify suspected $100,000 watch thief

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Officers in the Eighth District have identified Donshall Schnyder, 24, as the perpetrator wanted for stealing a $100,000 watch from a man's hotel room.

At about 2 a.m., the victim stated he met Schnyder in the 400 block of Bourbon Street. They then went back to his hotel in the 1200 block of Poydras Street.  While inside of the victim's hotel room, Schnyder reportedly the watch.

Schnyder is known to frequent the Bourbon Street area daily.

Anyone with any information concerning the location of Donshall Schnyder should contact any Eighth District Investigative Unit (DIU) at 504-658-6080 or 504-658-6723. Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.