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Woman, male accomplice sought in Woldenberg Park armed robbery

A composite sketch of the female suspect, via NOPD A composite sketch of the female suspect, via NOPD
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are searching for a woman and her male accomplice in an armed robbery along the French Quarter’s riverfront.

The incident happened around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday near Conti Street and the Mississippi, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

A man and woman were sitting by the river when an unknown man and woman approached the pair asking for cigarette light. Moments later, police say the woman drew a pistol and demanded the victims’ property.

The victims handed over their property and the suspects fled toward the French Quarter.

The armed suspect has been described as a black female, around 25 to 30 years old, with a medium build. She was last seen wearing a cloth bandanna, a white baggy shirt and basketball shorts.

The male suspect is between 21 and 25 years old, police say. He was last seen wearing no shirt, blue shorts and a bandana over his head.

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

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