NOPD investigates armed robbery in Central City

Published: Jan. 27, 2016 at 2:52 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 27, 2016 at 4:43 PM CST
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(WVUE) - The New Orleans police is investigating a Tuesday night armed robbery in Mid City.

Police say it happened in the 2100 block of Josephine Street around 10:30 Tuesday night.

A man pointed a gun at  the victim, a 23-year-old woman, and demanded her belongings.

Police say the suspect was wearing a gray beanie cap and red hoodie.

The man took the victim's cell phone and tried to take her purse before he fled.

If you know anything about this incident call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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