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Gunman robs Walmart Customer Service Desk

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The New Orleans Police Department says that a Walmart Customer Service Desk was robbed Saturday morning.

Police say the incident happened just before 11:30 a.m. at the Walmart located in the 4300 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

According to an employee, the suspect walked up to the Customer Service Desk and slid a note to the cashier demanding cash. He then told the cashier that he had a gun and that he would shoot everyone behind the counter.

The cashier complied and opened the register and gave the suspect the cash in the register.

The suspect then walked out of the store and fled in an unknown direction.

If anyone has any information about the incident, they should call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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