Woman sought in theft of expensive watches from French Quarter hotel room on Sunday _lowres

Police released a photograph of the suspect, describing her as a black woman, 21 to 22 years old and 5 feet 3 inches to 5 feet 4 inches tall. (Photo from New Orleans Police Department)

A man walked into a hotel room with a woman on Sunday morning, New Orleans police said, and when he awoke, his $8,000 Rolex watch was gone.

Police said the man went to the Bourbon Orleans Hotel, 717 Orleans St., with a woman he knew only as “Holly.” When he awoke about 5 a.m., his Rolex Air King watch, a Tag Heuer watch worth $2,000 and $800 in cash were missing, he said. Police released a photograph of the suspect, describing her as a black woman, 21 to 22 years old and 5 feet 3 inches to 5 feet 4 inches tall.