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Robber pulls gun on woman in car, makes off with $1,000 cash

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

 A woman was robbed at gunpoint while sitting in her car Friday morning.

According to NOPD, the 32-year-old female victim was sitting in her car on the 3800 block of General De Gaulle Drive when an unknown man armed with a gun tapped on her window and said "roll it down or I'll shoot you."

The suspect asked from the woman's wallet and took her purse. He then removed a bank envelope with $1,000 in cash before throwing her purse back in the car and fleeing on foot.

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

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