NOPD: Man robbed while getting an Uber

NOPD: Man robbed while getting an Uber
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department said a man was robbed while trying to get an Uber in the French Quarter.

Investigators said a woman was already in the back seat of the car when it arrived near the 300 block of Royal Street early Sunday morning.

According to the report, the driver was heading to a nearby gas station when police say she grabbed the man, and demanded his things.

The man complied, and the suspects left him there, according to NOPD.

Police did not say if the victim was in the Uber he had requested, or an unmarked vehicle.

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