Suspect wanted for stealing narcotics from business on City Park Avenue

October 21, 2016 | Updated: 1:09 p.m., October 21, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD is searching for 32-year-old Chad M. Garcia for reportedly burglarizing the Allied Health building and taking several bottles of narcotics.

The incident happened on May 1st of this year. Just before 1 p.m., surveillance video captured Garcia carrying a bag and pulling on door handles on buildings in the area. The next day at around 6:45 a.m., officers responded to a report of a burglary in the 600 block of City Park Avenue. Officers observed a broken window to the pharmacy technical lab and several bottles of placebo and narcotics were taken from the lab.

Through the course of the investigation, officers identified Garcia as the perpetrator.

If you have any information on the location of Garcia, please call any NOPD Third District detective at 504-658-6030.

Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.