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NOPD searches for man wanted in Bywater armed robbery

Composite sketch (Source: NOPD) Composite sketch (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police need help finding a man wanted in connection with a Bywater armed robbery.

Investigators released a computer sketch of what the man may look like. The armed robbery happened Friday in the 1000 block of Montegut Street.  

According to police, the victim was standing outside his vehicle when an unknown man approached and pointed a handgun at him. The man demanded the victim's property and took off running when the victim complied. 

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s with a dark complexion. Police say he was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

Call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111 if you have any information that could help police in this case.

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