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Man robbed during drug deal gone wrong


Police are investigating an armed robbery that started as a drug deal downtown Saturday night.

According to NOPD, the 19-year-old male victim went with an unknown black male to purchase drugs in the 100 block of South Rampart. When they arrived at the location another black male with a gun came out and demanded everything in the victim's pockets. The 19-year-old complied.

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

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