Burglar uses cane, golf club to attack man in Treme, police say

Burglar uses cane, golf club to attack man in Treme, police say

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was injured in his Treme home, when a burglar attacked him using a walking cane and golf club, according to a preliminary report from the New Orleans Police Department. The alleged attack took place Friday around 6:43 p.m. in the 2200 block of Dumaine Street.

According to police, the suspect banged on the victim's front door and when the victim went to open the door, the suspect pushed his way in. The suspect reportedly grabbed a golf club and walking cane and attacked the victim. EMTs treated the victim on scene for bite marks and several lacerations.

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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