Terrifying video shows armed robbery at St. Claude business

Terrifying video shows armed robbery at St. Claude business

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for two subjects in connection with an armed robbery at a St. Claude business.

On Thursday around 11:40 p.m. officer say two masked black men entered the store located in the 3200 block of St. Claude Avenue.

The suspects were captured on surveillance video robbing the business of around $500.

The first suspect held a handgun pointed at the cashier while the second walked behind the front counter and removed the cash drawer from the register.

Both suspects then fled the business in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information on this incident or these subjects is asked to call Detective Melvin Wiltz or any Fifth District detective at 504-658-6050 or call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.