Police: Man steals trombone from 14-year-old boy; shots fired

FOX 8 file photo
FOX 8 file photo

ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) - Police say shots were fired as a gunman stole a trombone from a 14-year-old boy Thursday in Algiers.

Officers say that an unknown man approached a 14-year-old victim around 6:50 p.m. Thursday in the 4900 block of Berkley Drive.

As the victim fled from the armed suspect, police say the gunman fired three shots.

The victim dropped the trombone. Police say the suspect picked up the instrument and fled the scene.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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