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NOPD investigating an early morning armed robbery

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police are investigating an armed robbery early Wednesday morning.

According to initial police reports, the incident occurred just before 2 a.m. in the 2700 block of Urquhart Street.

The victim, a 54-year-old man, was sitting on his porch when approached by a suspect, described as a black male, who asked for a cigarette.

The suspect pulled a gun and demanded the victim’s wallet.

The subject fled with the victim’s wallet containing $50 and credit cards.

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