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Clear, up-close video shows man accused of robbing taxi driver

Police search for a man accused of robbing a cab driver at gunpoint (Source: NOPD) Police search for a man accused of robbing a cab driver at gunpoint (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police search for a man who robbed a taxi driver on Nov. 28. The incident happened at the intersection of Chef Menteur Highway and East Adams Street around 2:45 p.m.

Video surveillance captured the suspect entering the cab. Police say once he was inside, he pulled out a gun and demanded money from the 42-year-old driver. The driver handed the attacker cash and the gunman fled.

Anyone who can help with the investigation is asked to call the Seventh District Investigative unit at (504) 658-6070 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

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