Robber holds up Capital One Bank on Canal Boulevard

Robber holds up Capital One Bank on Canal Boulevard

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The FBI investigates the second bank robbery in the New Orleans area in a matter of days.

Investigators say a man held up the Capital One Bank at 7033 Canal Boulevard a little before 1 p.m. Tuesday.

According to investigators, the man was wearing a black hoodie over his head and sunglasses when he approached the counter and demanded money from the teller. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

On Friday afternoon, a robber held up a Whitney Bank branch in Marrero.

Investigators ask anyone with information about these robberies to contact the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 504-816-3000 or call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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