Feb 092014
(map via NOPD)

(map via NOPD)

A rash of four armed robberies was reported in the Broadmoor and university areas Saturday evening, New Orleans police said.

The robberies were reported as follows:

  • at 7:26 p.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of South Jefferson Davis Parkway,
  • at 10:10 p.m. in the 2500 block of Palmer,
  • at 10:15 p.m. at Octavia and South Robertson,
  • and at 12:42 a.m. Sunday in the 3700 block of Cadiz.

In the Palmer case, the victims were two women sitting in a vehicle when they were approached by two black men, Tulane police said. The first suspect was described as “5’10”, medium build, clean shaven, wearing a black hoodie and blue jeans, armed with a silver handgun.” The second was described as “6’1”, thin build, wearing a multi-colored long sleeve shirt and dark jeans.”

Further details were not available Sunday morning.

  2 Responses to “Four armed robberies reported overnight around Broadmoor, university area”

  1. Thanks for including good descriptions!

  2. Wait till Mardi Gras and the police are assigned to babysit the tourists…

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