POSTED: Wednesday, January 18, 2012 - 5:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 12:00pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The New Orleans Police Department is now seeking the Alabama fan seen physically abusing an LSU fan after the BCS game.
Until now, the NOPD has said they would not open the case unless a victim came forward. Today, they're actively seeking a suspect.
The Sex Crimes Unit launched the investigation. They describe the suspect as a white male, approximately 5’7 to 5’11(height), medium build, unshaven facial hair, wearing a University of Alabama jacket, white shirt.
If you have any information regarding the suspect, call Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.