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New Orleans police are investigating four Monday armed robberies

(Source: WVUE) (Source: WVUE)

New Orleans police are investigating four Monday armed robberies.

The first incident occurred around 6:42 p.m. in the 400 block of North Carrollton Avenue.

The suspect, described as a black male, entered GNC store, looked around and left.

He then returned 15 minutes later, produced a garden tool and demanded the clerk open the register. The clerk complied and the suspect took $700 and ordered the clerk to the back of the store.

He then fled the scene.

The second incident occurred at 7:37 p.m. in the 5900 block of Dreux Avenue.

The victim, a 46-year-old man, pulled into his driveway.

Two suspects, described as armed black males, came at him from the side of the house and demanded his wallet.

The victim complied and the subjects fled.

The third incident occurred at 7:58 p.m. in the 2500 block St. Claude Avenue. 

The suspect walked into the Subway restaurant with a gun in his waistband.

He approached two employees who were seated in the restaurant and demanded they go to the cash register.

The employees complied and the suspect took money from the register and fled.

The fourth incident occurred at 11:06 p.m. near the intersection of St. Bernard Avenue and Henriette Delille Street.

Two male victims ages 19 and 22, were approached by three suspects, described as black males with cloths over their faces.

They ordered the victims to the ground and searched them.

The found no money but took the victim’s pants and shoes and fled.

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