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Bicyclist robbed at gunpoint along Esplanade Ave.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A man riding a bicycle along Esplanade Ave. was robbed at gunpoint in the middle of the day.

Officers say the incident happened just after noon on Tuesday in the 2500 block of Esplanade Avenue.

Police say three men exited their vehicle and demanded property from the 33-year-old victim. The suspects took the victim's car keys and fled the scene.

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

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