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Armed robber empties cash register at Desire neighborhood drive-thru

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

An investigation is underway into a robbery that occurred last night in the Desire neighborhood. The incident took place right after 8:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of Louisa St.

 According to the preliminary police report, an unidentified man pulled up to the drive-thru window after placing an order. When the cashier opened the register, the suspect brandished a gun at the employee and demanded money.

The gunman proceeded to reach into the window and grab the cash register drawer before fleeing the scene.

No further details have been released. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the New Orleans Police Department at 504-668-6050.

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