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Woman with 5-year-old carjacked in Gentilly

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are looking for two men who carjacked a woman with her 5-year-old early Friday morning.

The incident took place at about 1:35 a.m. at the intersection of St. Denis and Touro streets. Police said two black males with shirts covering their faces approached the victim, drew guns and demanded her car.

The victim grabbed her 5-year-old and got out of the vehicle, and the men fled in in the car down St. Denis.

No other information was immediately available. Fox8live.com will update this story as details are released. 

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