Video shows beating, robbery of man in French Quarter

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Posted on June 7, 2013 at 10:01 AM

Updated Friday, Jun 7 at 1:44 PM

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NEW ORLEANS -- Police are looking for two men in connection with a beating and robbery in the French Quarter Sunday. 

The New Orleans Police Department has released surveillance video of the incident.

Around 4:15 a.m., the victim was accosted by two men while walking in the 500 block of Burgundy.  As the victim attempted to run from the two men, he fell and was beaten, according to police.

The robbers were able to take the victim's iPhone and wallet, before fleeing on Toulouse toward Bourbon Street, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Bryan Jones at 504-658-6729 or email him at BBjones@nola.gov or call CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111.
 

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