Two armed robberies reported on Chef Menteur Highway

Two armed robberies reported on Chef Menteur Highway

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating two separate armed robberies on Chef Menteur Highway.

According to initial police reports, the Chef Discount Meat Market in the 10800 block robbed around 1 a.m.

The suspects, described as three black men, two of which were armed, entered the store demanding money.

The cashier backed away from the register and the suspects stole an undetermined amount of money and fled.

Another armed robbery happened on Chef Menteur Highway just before 2:30 p.m. in the 4800 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

The suspect, described as a black woman, was inside the Citi Trends store picking up items.

She was asked to leave the store by the manager after she tried to leave without paying for the merchandise.

The subject pulled a knife on the manager and fled with the merchandise from the store.

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