The NOPD is searching for a subject wanted for an aggravated assault with a firearm that occurred in the Seventh District.
On Sunday, September 16, 2018, around 8:10 p.m., the wanted subject, identified as Derick Martin (B/M DOB: 5-25-1989), reportedly entered the victim’s place of business located in the 6700 block of Chef Menteur Highway and became belligerent when asked to leave the location. After Martin left the location, the victim exited the business a short time later.
While standing in the 4200 block of Dale Street, the wanted subject allegedly pointed a handgun toward the victim and discharged the weapon once.
Martin is described as a black male, standing about five feet tall and weighing about 110 pounds. He was last seen wearing all black clothing.
Anyone with information on this incident or the whereabouts of Derick Martin is asked to contact Detective Shonndell Fields or any Seventh District detective at 504-658-6070 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111 and toll-free at 1-877-903-7867.