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Photographer robbed in Mid City Saturday morning

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A man was taking photos Saturday morning in Mid City when he was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight.

According to NOPD, a 23-year-old man was taking photos near the corner of Palmyra Street and Jane Alley around 11:30 a.m. when an unknown, armed black male approached him and demanded his belongings.

The victim was forced to the ground where the gunman patted him down and stole everything he had on him.

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

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