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Armed robbers stop basketball game in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Two men were robbed at gunpoint while playing basketball in New Orleans East Friday night.

According to NOPD, a 23-year-old man and a 21-year-old man were playing basketball at 6601 Virgilian Street just before 11 p.m. when several armed men surrounded them and demanded their property.

The victims complied and the robbers fled the scene.

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

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