Police search for gunman in CBD robbery

Police search for gunman in CBD robbery
(WVUE) (Source: NOPD)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are looking for a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery that happened in the Central Business District.

The incident happened on Sept. 21 at 4:20 p.m. in the 1900 block of Poydras St.

The wanted man is accused of committing an armed robbery with a firearm. He is described as a black male between the ages of 22 and 25. He was using a khaki colored semi-auto handgun when he fired several rounds at one of the victims as he made his escape.

Anyone with information on this incident or the identity and whereabouts of the wanted subject is asked to contact any First District detective at 504-685-6010 or call Crimestoppers anonymously at 504-822-1111- 1-877-903-7867.

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