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Women robbed at gunpoint near the edge of the Garden District

Women robbed at gunpoint near the edge of the Garden District

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Two 24-year-old women were robbed at gunpoint Thursday night in near the edge of the Garden District, according to initial police reports from the New Orleans Police Department.

The incident happened around 10:45 p.m. Thursday in the 3300 block of St. Charles Avenue.

Officers say the victims, identified as two 24-year-old women, were approached by a gunman who demanded their property.

The victims complied and the suspect fled the scene.

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

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