NOPD: Woman robbed at gunpoint Friday morning in Central City

NOPD: Woman robbed at gunpoint Friday morning in Central City

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A 26-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint at the edge of Central City late Friday morning (Feb. 8), according to a preliminary New Orleans police report.

The woman told police she was getting items from her car in the 1700 block of Clio Street just after 11:30 a.m. when a man approached her and held a black gun to her side, according to NOPD.

When the woman turned around, the gunman told her not to move or scream, NOPD said. The victim gave him her purse and fled to the 1100 block of Baronne Street and called police.

No additional details were immediately available, if you have any information, contact NOPD or Crimestoppers.

An armed robbery was reported in the 1700 block of Clio Street Friday morning (Source: Google Maps)
An armed robbery was reported in the 1700 block of Clio Street Friday morning (Source: Google Maps)

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