NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A UPS driver was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday afternoon, according to initial police reports.
The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 3100 block of Magazine Street.
Officers say that a gunman approached the 55-year-old driver, forced him into the truck, took money from his pockets and two packages from the truck, police say.
The perpetrator is described as an African-American man in his 20s, approximately 5'11'' and 140 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black jeans. He fled in a gray SUV.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.