The NOPD is currently searching for a suspect in connection with the first-degree rape of a juvenile.

Police say, 39-year-old David Lewis was accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl, which happened two years ago inside a home in the Sixth District’s boundaries.

Detective Toni Goodwin was able to obtain an arrest warrant for the first-degree rape.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of David Lewis is asked to contact Child Abuse Detective Toni Goodwin at 504-658-5267 or anonymously call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll free at 1-877-903-STOP