NOPD: Robbery suspect bites victim during struggle

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Updated: Jul. 15, 2018 at 9:29 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police say a man was bit by a robber Saturday morning outside of his home.

The incident happened just before 10 a.m. in the 2100 block of North Prieur Street.

The victim told police that he was walking out of his house when the suspect, who was waiting outside of the home, began punching him. During the struggle, the suspect bit the victim. The suspect managed to take an unknown amount of money before fleeing down Elysian Fields Avenue.

If anyone has any information about the robbery, they are asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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