Video: Woman pulls gun after stealing daiquiri in Quarter
Jay Vise Reporting
The NOPD is searching for a woman who can be seen on surveillance video flashing a gun at a Bourbon Street daiquiri shop. (Scroll down to view the video.)
Police say early Sunday morning around 2:30, an employee "an unknown black female reaching over the counter and helping herself to a daiquiri." When the employee confronted her, investigators say the woman "became belligerent, produced a handgun and threatened to shoot the victim."
A police spokesman says the suspect is in her middle to late 20s with long black hair and possibly pregnant, wearing a red shirt and large gold earrings. One of the males that accompanied her is described as wearing a black and grey ball cap, a black polo style shirt.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.
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