Armed men steal puppies from Holy Cross resident

Chris Miller
October 25, 2018 - 12:50 pm

New Orleans Police are investigating a report of armed men stealing puppies from a woman in the 500 block of Saint Maurice Street in Holy Cross.

Police say shortly before 1:30 Wednesday afternoon, the victim was taking her two small puppies outside for a walk and was met at the front door by two suspects, one of whom was armed with what could have been a shotgun. The reports says the men forced her back inside, grabbed the puppies, and fled in a two-door silver Honda Accord.

The suspects were described as two black men with shoulder-length dreadlocks, dressed all in dark clothing and wearing bandannas.

Police ask anyone with information to call Fifth District detectives at (504) 658-6050, or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 or toll free at (877) 903-7867 (STOP). Callers to Crimestoppers do not have to leave their names and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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