NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Police are searching for two men who tied up a woman and stole thousands of dollars from an ATM inside of a New Orleans East strip club.
The incident happened around 5:45 a.m. Monday morning at Visions Men's Club, located in the 4000 block of Downman Road.
A 33-year-old woman was inside of the business cleaning when a man pointed a pistol at her. The armed suspect, as well as a second unknown male, allegedly made the woman lie on the floor. Her hands were bound behind her back with zip ties, police say.
The victim tells police that a suspect produced an unknown tool and gained access to an ATM machine inside of the business. The suspects fled the scene with over $6,900 in cash, police say.
The suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction. The woman was not injured in the incident.
The armed suspect has been described as a 6'4" white male weighing approximately 280 pounds. He was last seen wearing a mask on his face and carrying a small black pistol.
The second suspect has been described as a 5'4" while male weighing approximately 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a hooded jacket with a mask on his face.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.