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Home Police e-Alerts NOPD HQ Press Releases Police Searching for Suspect Wanted For Seventh Ward Home Invasion; Impersonating a Catholic Charities Worker ( The New Orleans Polic e Department – Publ ic Information Office )

Police Searching for Suspect Wanted For Seventh Ward Home Invasion; Impersonating a Catholic Charities Worker ( The New Orleans Polic e Department – Publ ic Information Office )

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April 14, 2012

 

The New Orleans Police Department – Public Information Office

 

Police Searching for Suspect Wanted For SeventhWardHome Invasion; Impersonating a Catholic Charities Worker

 

 

Today at about 10am, in the 1200 block of

Kerlerec Street
, an 84-year-old man opened his door to a man who claimed to be a Catholic Charities representative.  The man asked to speak to him a while.  The victim observed a stack of paperwork the subject was holding and believed he was legitimate so he let him inside.   

 

The victim stated at that time he became suspicious and told the man to leave.  The subject became angry and violent forcing his way into the house pushing the victim.  The subject continued to the rear of the house demanding money.  The subject pushed the victim several more times when he tried to stop him from going into the rear of the house.  The victim gave him cash but the subject insisted he had more money in the house and ordered him to sit in a chair while he ransacked the room for money.  Once the subject found money, he fled the residence.

 

The 84-year-old victim was not hospitalized but complained of rib and back pain.     

 

The man is described as a dark complexion African-American man with a Muscular build in his 50’s, wearing a cap, plaid shirt and khaki pants.  

 

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans CEO Gordon Wadge said, Catholic Charities employees never show up at homes unannounced and do not ask for cash.  Homeowners who receive unexpected visits from anyone soliciting money or trying to gain entry to the home claming to be from Catholic Charities should contact their local police immediately. 

 

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward.   Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to CRIMESTOPPERS at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

 

 

The New Orleans Police Department, under the leadership of Superintendent Ronal W. Serpas, is engaged in a complete transformation in its approach to ensuring that New Orleans is a safer place to live, work and visit.  The police force, which currently employs dedicated men and women, is committed to transparency, accountability, collaboration and integrity.  To learn more about the NOPD and our services, visit http://www.nola.gov/GOVERNMENT/NOPD and visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pages/New-Orleans-LA/New-Orleans-Police-Department-Official/133853236665761 

 

Any person who, after the commission of a felony, shall harbor, conceal, or aid the offender, knowing or having reasonable ground to believe that he has committed the felony, and with the intent that he may avoid or escape from arrest, trial, conviction, or punishment shall be charged with R.S. 14:25; Relative to Accessories After the Fact. 

 

An accessory after the fact may be tried and punished, notwithstanding the fact that the principal felon may not have been arrested, tried, convicted, or amenable to justice.  

 

Whoever becomes an accessory after the fact shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisoned, with or without hard labor, for not more than five years, or both; provided that in no case shall his punishment be greater than one-half of the maximum provided by law for a principal offender.  

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Officer Garry Flot

 

 

 

 




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