Robbery reported near Fairgrounds Sunday morning

Published: Oct. 4, 2015 at 9:08 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A 21-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint by two men in the Fairgrounds neighborhood Sunday morning.

According to NOPD, the victim was in the 3400 block of Trafalgar Street just after 2 a.m. when he was approached by two unknown black males. Both men were armed with handguns and forced the 21-year-old to the lay on the ground.

The two armed men then forced the 21-year-old to hand over all his cash before fleeing the scene.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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