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Video: Armed robber pulls out gun in Gert Town store

Video: Armed robber pulls out gun in Gert Town store

Investigators say the robber entered the store before workers locked doors the night of Sunday, June 5. (Source: New Orleans Police Dept.) Investigators say the robber entered the store before workers locked doors the night of Sunday, June 5. (Source: New Orleans Police Dept.)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Family Dollar store workers in Gert Town say they were forced into a bathroom before the person who robbed them got away.

Surveillance video shows how someone pulled out a gun in the store at 3612 South Carrollton Avenue.

Investigators say the robber entered the store before workers locked doors the night of Sunday, June 5. They also say when store workers started to count money, he approached them from the rear of the business with a silver and black handgun.

Store workers say the robber took money from registers and a safe. They also say he took a cell phone from one of the victims. They say he forced them into a bathroom before he left the store.

If you can help investigators with the case, contact Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or www.crimestoppersgno.org. You can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.


 

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