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Man robbed, assaulted at gunpoint in Gentilly

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A man in his mid-twenties had his wallet stolen at gunpoint Friday morning in Gentilly.

According to NOPD a 25-year-old man was approached by an armed, unknown man in the 5800 block of Marigny Street around 8:24 a.m. on Aug. 21. The unknown gunman pointed his weapon at the victim's head and demanded his belongings. The 25-year-old complied, but the robber struck him in the head anyway before fleeing with his wallet.

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

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