‘Chewbacca’ wanted for stabbing


NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Police Department is asking for help locating someone from a galaxy far… far… away. The case is the latest one to roll on the Wheel of Justice.

The NOPD says ‘Chewbacca’ is responsible for an aggravated battery Saturday night in the 700 block of Toulouse Street.

Just before 9 p.m., NOPD claims the street performer stabbed someone with a knife after a verbal disagreement. During the altercation, the performer’s costumed head came off and revealed the suspect to be a black male in his early 20s.

To see the latest Wheel of Justice report, click on the video at the top of this page.

The NOPD is asking anyone with information to call Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

So far, more than 420 people have been booked after their cases rolled on the Wheel of Justice.

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