NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department is looking for a man who is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a City Park business. The case is the latest one to roll on the Wheel of Justice.
According to police, the crime happened a little after 12:15 in the afternoon on Monday, March 27 at Wheel Fun Rentals located on Friedrichs Avenue. Police also released security camera footage showing much of what happened.
In the footage, a man is seen walking around the business, then entering its office. After sitting down at a desk chair, the man stuffs some envelopes from atop the desk into his pocket.
Then he’s seen removing what appears to be a wad of money from a blue bank deposit bag. According to the NOPD, the bag contained $5,000.
To see the latest Wheel of Justice report, including the surveillance footage of the suspect, watch the video at the top of this story.
If you have information that could help police identify or locate the person responsible for stealing the money, call CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111. You don’t have to reveal your name or testify in court, and you could be eligible for a cash reward.
So far, more than 450 people have been booked after their cases rolled on the Wheel of Justice.