Home Invasion Reported Near Tulane University, Police Say
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Two men forced their way into a home near Tulane University Friday afternoon, campus police report.
According to officials, two men knocked on a door of a home near Broadway and Spruce around 3 p.m. When the home owner answered they showed a gun and forced their way into the home, ordering the man to lay on his couch.
The men were allegedly looking for narcotics.
According to the report, the men fled a short time later onto Spruce in the direction of Audubon in a maroon sedan.
They are described as:
Suspect 1: Black male, 16-18 years of age, 5’9, approximately 135lbs, dark skinned, with a thin mustache. Wearing either a red shirt or hat and blue jeans.
Suspect 2: Black male, mid 20’s, wearing a gray hoodie, no further description.
If you have any information about these crimes, call NOPD at 504-821-2222.