Investigators are searching for a woman accused of pulling a gun on a daiquiri shop employee on Bourbon Street early Sunday morning after the employee stopped her from stealing a daiquiri.
The incident, which is being investigated as an aggravated assault, occurred around 2:30 a.m. in the 400 block of Bourbon Street, a New Orleans Police Department news release says.
After being confronted by the employee, the woman pulled a silver handgun out of a handbag and waved it at the employee, video footage from the shop shows.
The woman, who is described as black, in her mid-to-late 20s with long black hair and is possibly pregnant, was escorted out of the shop by three companions, the release says.
Anyone with information regarding the incident can contact Det. Michael Flores at (504) 658-6707, mf firstname.lastname@example.org or Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.