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Magazine Street convenience store robbed at gunpoint

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A Magazine Street convenience store was robbed at gunpoint Monday evening, according to initial reports from the New Orleans Police Department.

The incident happened around 6:45 p.m. Monday at the Circle K, located in the 6000 block of Magazine Street.

A gunman entered the store and asked for a pack of cigarettes, police said. He then pulled out a gun and demanded cash from the register. The clerk complied and the suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction.

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

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