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Video: Hollygrove convenience store robbed at gunpoint

Source: NOPD Source: NOPD
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are searching for a gunman caught on camera robbing a Hollygrove convenience store.

The incident happened around 7 a.m. Sunday at the Magnolia Express, located in the 900 block of Airline Highway.

Police say that the suspect entered the business armed with a silver handgun and demanded cash from the register. The cashier complied and the suspect fled on foot to nearby Cherry Street.

The suspect has been described as a black male wearing a blue long-sleeve shirt with red writing on it, light blue jeans, a white shirt wrapped around his face, black cap and white tennis shoes.  

Mobile users can view surveillance video of the incident here.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

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