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Gunman robs bank near UNO

Officers investigate a bank robbery at the Rouse's near UNO. (FOX 8 Photo) Officers investigate a bank robbery at the Rouse's near UNO. (FOX 8 Photo)
FBI agents say this man robbed the bank. (Source: FBI) FBI agents say this man robbed the bank. (Source: FBI)

The FBI is looking for a gunman who robbed a bank in a grocery store near UNO.

A man walked into the Rouse's in the 6600 block of Franklin Avenue around 10:30 a.m. where a Liberty Bank is located.

The perpetrator walked up to the counter and pulled a handgun and demand note, according to agents.

He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

The FBI describes the gunman as African-American, in his late 30s to early 40s, approximately 6'.

He ran out of the front doors of the store.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 504-816-3000 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. The Metropolitan Orleans Bank Security Association (MOBSA) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber. The public can visit bankrobbers.fbi.gov for further information on suspects wanted for bank robbery.

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