A gun was pressed to her neck as she was checking the mail at her Carrollton residence, the victim claims.
Officers say that the robbery was reported around 11:30 p.m. Sunday night in the 1000 block of S. Carrollton. The victim tells police that a man pressed a firearm to her neck and demanded her property.
Officers say the robber fled the scene with two cell phones, a purse and a box of undisclosed belongings.
Investigators state that the victim was unable to provide a detailed description of the suspect.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.