Police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint early Monday morning in the Marigny.
The victim told police she was approached by a man with a gun at about 5:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of N. Rampart Street. He demanded her purse and phone and then ran into the middle of the street where he was picked up by someone driving a black SUV.
The gunman was described as being 20 to 25 years old with short black hair, brown eyes and a brown complexion. He was about 6' tall and 140 to 150 pounds and was wearing a black T-shirt and black jeans.
The picture at right is a composite sketch. Anyone with information is asked to call Eighth District detectives at (504) 658-6080.