NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Police Department is asking for public help in locating a suspect in connection with a robbery.

According to the police, the incident happened on April 13 at the intersection of Carondelet and Canal Streets.

Investigators say the suspect attacked an elderly man, took his wallet, and fled the area.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the NOPD at (504) 821-2222 or Crimestoppers anonymously at (504) 822-1111, toll free at 1-877-903-7867.