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Police search for beauty store armed robber

Suspect in armed robbery on South Claiborne Avenue (Source: NOPD) Suspect in armed robbery on South Claiborne Avenue (Source: NOPD)
(WVUE) -

New Orleans police shared surveillance photo of the man they say had a handgun when he robbed the Uptown Beauty Store at 8244 South Claiborne Avenue on Friday.

Investigators say the man entered the store around 1:30 p.m., pointed the gun at the cashier and demanded money. The clerk complied, and the robber ran off down Dante Street.

If you can help identify the suspect, contact the Second District at (504) 658-6020 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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