VIDEO: Armed man robs convenience store

VIDEO: Armed man robs convenience store

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Somebody walked into a gas station on Elysian Fields Avenue, pointed a gun at the cashier and robbed the place.

New Orleans police say it happened around 4 a.m. Monday morning at the Magnolia Discount in the 1600 block of Elysian Fields.

Investigators say the robber made off with cash, then ran off onto North Claiborne Avenue.

Police say the gunman used a black material to practically cover his face.

If you have any information about this armed robbery, call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.