NOPD: Woman invited to hotel steals sleeping man's Rolex watch

Source: NOPD
Source: NOPD
Updated: Aug. 8, 2018 at 5:12 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police detectives are searching for a woman who they say stole nearly $13,000 in property from a man who had invited her to his hotel room.  The NOPD says the theft happened in the 8th District on July 25, 2018 around 3 a.m.

Police say at some point, the victim fell asleep with the suspect still inside the hotel room.  When the victim awoke later that day, he discovered the subject had left the room with some of his property valued at $12,900 had been stolen from the room.   Those items include a Rolex watch and a iPhone X.

Anyone with information on this incident or the identity the wanted subject is asked to contact any Eighth District Property Crimes detective at 504-658-6080 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll free at 1-877-903-7867.

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