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NOPD investigating two armed robberies in the same block

(Source: Associated Press) (Source: Associated Press)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating two Sunday night armed robberies.

According to initial police reports, the first incident occurred at 8:22 p.m. in the 3000 block Rue Parc Fontaine.

The victim, a 66-year-old woman, was approached by a suspect, described as an armed black man, as she got out of her vehicle.

The suspect demanded money and the victim complied. 

The suspect fled with $60.

The second incident occurred about half an hour later, also in the 3000 block of Rue Parc Fontaine.

The victim, a 61-year-old man, was approached by a suspect, described as armed black man, as he got out of his vehicle.

The subject demanded his wallet and the victim complied.

The subject fled, possibly with another suspect.

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