An 80-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning near City Park.
According to New Orleans police, the robbery occurred around 12:12 a.m. Sunday on 617 N. Solomon Street.
The perpetrator, 18-year-old Calvin Hickerson, approached the woman as she was getting into her car. She complied and he left in her car.
Later, an officer chased Hickerson down after spotting the victim's car.
No other details were provided.