New Orleans police are looking for a man who robbed another man at gunpoint Thursday morning after the two met via Craigslist.
The NOPD released two photos of a suspect, asking that anyone knowing his identity or whereabouts contact investigators.
A NOPD news release gave this account:
At approximately 8:20 a.m., the victim met with an unknown man he met via Craigslist. The two met in an apartment on Garden Oaks Drive, where the victim said the suspect produced a handgun and robbed him of $150 in cash and two cell phones. He was last seen fleeing inside the apartment complex. Police said they believe the suspect lives in the area.
He is described as being about 27 years old, 5 foot 10, weighing 150 pounds with a thin build and brown complexion. He was last seen wearing a pink hoodie.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Fourth District Investigative Unit at 504-658-6040. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.