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Man robbed at the scene of car accident in Mid City

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

 Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred after the victim was involved in an automobile accident.

According to NOPD, the 52-year-old male victim was involved in a car accident around 3:45 p.m. at the corner of Paris avenue and Agriculture street. The man got out of his car to check the damage when another vehicle pulled up and an unknown man pointed a gun at the victim and demanded his money. The victim complied and the suspect fled with $200.

The other driver involved in the initial crash also fled the scene.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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