Knife-wielding man on a bike pulls CBD robbery

Knife-wielding man on a bike pulls CBD robbery

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man on a bicycle robbed a man walking in the Central Business District.

According to initial police reports, the incident occurred just after midnight in the 500 block of St. Joseph Street.

The victim, a 27-year-old man, was approached by a suspect, described as an armed black male on a bicycle.

The suspect produced a knife and demanded the victim's money.

The victim complied giving the suspect $20 to $40.

The suspect then fled on foot.

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