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Armed man disguised as postal worker robs woman in Lower 9th Ward

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A group of robbers lead by an armed man dressed as a mailman forced their way into a woman's home Friday in the Lower 9th Ward.

According to a preliminary report by NOPD, a 29-year-old woman was at her gate around 2 p.m. the 1300 block of Lamanche Street when a man dressed as a postal worker approached her.

The robber in disguise then pulled out a gun and, joined by two other men, forced the woman back inside her home. According to police, the group stole cash from a drawer inside the home before fleeing the scene.

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