Man robs woman in Gentilly
At about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, a 55-year-old woman was about to enter her house on the 600 block of Spain Street in Gentilly when a man with a gun allegedly stopped her and demanded money.
The victim gave him $600 in cash and the suspect fled, according to police.
Owner of Habibi Grocery robbed
The owner Habibi Grocery in the 9500 block of Hayne Boulevard in New Orleans East was leaving the business at about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when a man opened his car door and allegedly pushed a gun into his side, police said.
The suspect then fled with $2,200 in cash.
New Orleans East woman robbed
Police say a 25-year-old woman was walking to her apartment in the 5100 block of Bundy Road at about 11 p.m. Tuesday when a man came up from behind pointing a gun at her.
The victim handed the man her belongings, and the suspect fled.
Carjacking near City Park
A man and a woman, both 24 years old, were sitting in a car on the 1200 block of Granada Drive at about 7 p.m. Wednesday when two armed men demanded their cellphones and told them to get out of the vehicle, according to police.
The suspects then fled with the phones and the car.