- Julia and Commerce streets, 6.27.08, 12:45 a.m.: Suspect came up behind woman and grabbed her purse.
- Bourbon and St. Philip streets, 7.19.08, 11:30 p.m.: Suspect came up behind woman and grabbed her purse.
- 700 block of Esplanade Avenue, 7.26.08, 2:38 a.m.: Suspect pulled a gun and took purse from woman's shoulder, then fled in a late model, dark colored SUV.
- Royal and Bienville streets, 8.4.08, 11:30 p.m.: Suspect, with an accomplice, pushed the victim to the ground after victim withdrew cash from an ATM and snatched the money from the victim's pocket.
Hear no evil, see no evil...: As bad as that was, this might be worse. While the robbery was going on, the victim said a desk clerk from the Chateau Hotel at St. Philip and Chartres Street was outside and witnessed the crime. But instead of doing anything, he went back inside and didn't even call 911.
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