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FBI New Orleans investigating bank robbery in French Quarter

Source: FBI New Orleans Source: FBI New Orleans
Source: FBI New Orleans Source: FBI New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Members of the FBI New Orleans Division are investigating a bank robbery in the French Quarter.

The incident occurred Monday at about 3 p.m. in the 400 block of Chartres Street, just steps away from the NOPD's Eighth District headquarters. 

An FBI spokesperson says that a white man entered the bank, walked up to the counter and gave the teller a note which read that he had a weapon and demanded money. The suspect fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money. 

The suspect is described as between 30-40 years of age, 6-feet tall, with a medium build and brown hair. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a black baseball hat, a black t-shirt and had a black backpack

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call the FBI at 504-816-3000 Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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