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Suspects wanted for rape, kidnapping of Uptown woman


New Orleans, La. - New Orleans police are searching for three men they say kidnapped, robbed and sexually assaulted a woman at gun point in the Garden District.

A spokesman for the NOPD says it happened around 7pm in the 1200 block of Eighth Street.

Police say two men forced the victim into a car driven by another man.

Then, they sexually assaulted her as they drove around.

The men forced the woman out of the car at Chestnut and Eighth Street and stole her four door Honda Accord with Louisiana licence plate OUZ831.

Police say the men are in their early to late twenties.

The woman was treated for bruises and cuts at a local hospital.

If you have any information that can help police call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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