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Selfies on Stolen Cel ID Suspects in Marigny Mugging

Updated 10.13, 18:39

A pair of alleged thieves were a little too eager to play with their new toy. The problem is that it wasn't their toy. After a mugging in the Marigny Triangle, the suspected perps took photos of themelves on a phone stolen in the hesit. In today's wired world, the snapshots began appearing on the victim's photo-sharing accounts.


Now, the police have images of the suspects. In the photos (attached), the pair of alleged robbers are wearing the blue shirts They strike several different poses with guns in hand.


On Monday evening, police identified one suspect as 20 year old Darious Anderson. Anderson's last know adress 421 Poe Street in Westwego.


NOPD PIO Officer Frank Robertson said that three Loyola students were mugged around 4:11a.m. Friday (10.10) morning. Two 19 year old women and a 20 year old woman were walking near the troubled corner of Touro Street and North Rampart Street.


According to police, two men with a small handgun approached the group and demanded their possessions. The kids complied and the suspects fled. The victims then went back to Loyola University and called the police.


The scene of the crime has also been the site of two murders and several robberies in the last two years.


Readers with information that can help locate Elnora Lasalle are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s).  You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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