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Woman held up outside of bank


New Orleans, La. - Police are searching for two men who held up a woman walking out of a bank in the St. Roch neighborhood.  According to a report released by the New Orleans Police Department, the armed robbery happened just before 10 am outside the Whitney Bank near the intersection of on Music and Marais Streets.

According to the report, a 41 year old woman walked out of the bank when she was approached by two unknown men.   The woman told police that one of them pointed a gun at her, demanding her money.  She says one of them went into her pocket and took $715 then fled.

Police are looking for leads in the case.  If you  have any information, you're asked to contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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