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A 54-year-old man was changing a tire on his vehicle Wednesday at Behrman Highway and Garden Oaks Drive when two people stopped to help -- then took his car.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, the man was changing his tire when a vehicle pulled up behind him and the passenger offered to help. The man finished changing the tire before the driver of the other vehicle allegedly approached him, armed with a gun, and demanded the vehicle.

The man complied, and the first person fled in his vehicle, according to police. The second person left in the other vehicle.

The incident happened around 2:35 p.m. Wednesday.