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University Area armed robber sought

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Still frame from surveillance video shows armed robbery suspect-Courtesy: NOPD Still frame from surveillance video shows armed robbery suspect-Courtesy: NOPD

New Orleans, La.- A man strolled into a business in the 1000 block of Broadway in the University area and robbed the cashier as a surveillance camera rolled. New Orleans Police say the unidentified man had a gun tucked in his waistband. The video shows the man motion an employee to go behind the counter and open the register. The robber is described as about 5'9" tall and 230 lbs.

You can see the surveillance video on this link. http://youtu.be/wyDk3A1SxuM

If you have any information that could help investigators solve the crime, contact Crimestoppers at 822-1111. You can also text tips to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637). Text TELLCS then your crime information.

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