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.