Men robbed, beaten in Woldenberg Park

Men robbed, beaten in Woldenberg Park

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Two men were robbed at gunpoint at Woldenberg Park in the French Quarter.

The incident happened around 9 p.m. Monday near Bienville Street and the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

Officers say that two men, ages 33 and 40, were walking in the park when they were approached by two unknown men.

Police say one of the suspects pulled a handgun and demanded money. The second suspect then punched the 33-year-old man and grabbed the belongings of both men before fleeing the scene.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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