Perpetrator wanted for armed robbery at New Orleans East pharmacy.

Perpetrator wanted for armed robbery at New Orleans East pharmacy.

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a person wanted for an armed robbery that took place in New Orleans East.

It happened at 6 p.m., Thursday,  at Community Choice Pharmacy located at 9970 Lake Forest Boulevard.

Police say the perpetrator posed as if he was waiting for a prescription. He then pulled out a handgun, and climbed over the counter and demanded drugs.

The culprit took money and ran away.

Anyone with  information about this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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