The Family Dollar store on South Claiborne Avenue was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday evening, New Orleans police said.
A man walked into the store in the 2100 block of South Claiborne (near Jackson Avenue) around 9:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, and pointed a gun at the cashier, a woman in her 20s, according to the initial NOPD report. He took money from her, then left in a white Chevrolet Tahoe, the report states.
Further details were not immediately available. Anyone with information is urged to call the NOPD Sixth District station at 658-6060 to speak to a detective, or CrimeStoppers at 822-1111 to leave an anonymous tip that could be eligible for a cash reward.