Postal truck robbed at gun point

Postal truck robbed at gun point
Source: Raycom

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A postal truck was robbed at gunpoint in the Seventh Ward Thursday, according to a report by our partners | The Times-Picayune.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, the postal worker was on Frenchman Street and N. Prieur Street when an armed man wearing a red mask said, "Give me this."

The postal worker complied when another man exited a white Chrysler vehicle with dark tinted windows.

According to the report, the men removed all the packages from the postal truck and fled in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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