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NOPD investigates two Sunday carjackings

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating two Sunday carjackings.

The first incident occurred just before 12:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of Lizardi Street.

The victim, a 38-year-old woman, was sitting in her car when an armed suspect, described as a black male, stuck a gun in her face and demanded her vehicle.

The victim complied and the suspect drove off.

The second incident happened just after 3:34 p.m. in the 1700 block of Piety Street.

The victim, a 36-year-old woman, was approached by an armed suspect, described as a black male, as she sat in her vehicle.

The suspect pointed a gun at her friend who was standing outside the vehicle and demanded him to empty his pockets. The woman got out of the car and ran.

The suspect got into the car and fled. The vehicle was recovered a short while later.

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