Two women robbed in Uptown Sunday morning

Two women robbed in Uptown Sunday morning

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Two women were robbed by an armed man in Uptown New Orleans early Sunday morning.

According to NOPD, a 20-year-old woman and a 23-year-old woman were in the 7700 block of Willow Street around 2:53 a.m. when an unknown man armed with a silver handgun demanded their property.

When the 20-year-old woman refused, the gunman struck her in the face with his handgun. She then gave him her iPhone and the robber fled the scene.

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

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