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NOPD investigates two Wednesday night armed robberies

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating two Wednesday night armed robberies.

The first incident occurred at 10:38 p.m. near the intersection of Dauphine and Bienville streets.

The victim, a 69-year-old man, was walking in the area when he was approached from behind by a suspect described as a black male.

It was then a fight broke out between the victim and two other suspects, described as black women.

At this point, the other suspect went inside victim’s pocket and took his wallet.

At 11:40 p.m. near the intersection of Magazine and St. Andrew streets.

The victim, a 31-year-old woman, was approached by a suspect, described as a black male. The suspect demanded her belongings and she complied.

The suspect then fled.

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