NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating two Monday armed robberies. An arrest was made in one of the incidents.
According to initial reports, the first incident occurred just after 5 a.m. in the 500 block Canal Street.
The arrested suspect, 33-year-old Yhanna Adams and another woman pulled a knife on the victim, a 53—year-old man, and robbed the victim of his property.
One woman fled the location while Adams was detained by hotel security staff.
The next incident occurred just after 12:30 p.m. in the 500 block of North Carrollton Avenue.
A suspect entered the CVS pharmacy location, pulled a weapon, and demanded money from the registers.
The suspect then fled with money taken from both registers inside of the business.