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Suspect sought for Subway armed robbery

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Police are asking for your help in solving an armed robbery at a Subway Restaurant Sunday night.  The holdup happened  around 6:30 p.m. at the at the Subway located at 2700 South Claiborne Avenue.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, a man, armed with a gun, walked into the store and demanded money from the cashier.   The cashier complied, and the robber ran out of the store.

The suspect is described as a black man, approximately 50 to 60 years old with a stocking cap on his head. He was wearing a black jacket with a gray hooded jacket underneath, black jeans and black and white tennis shoes.

Sixth Detective Detectives are in charge of the investigation and can be contacted at 658-6060.

Citizens with information about this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward.

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