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Man wanted for armed robbery near Tulane's campus

Detectives with the New Orleans Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that happened near Tulane's Uptown Campus. It happened Monday at 10:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of Palmer Avenue.

According to police, someone affiliated with the school was walking in the 2500 block of Palmer when a man got out of a parked white Crown Victoria and approached the victim holding a two to three inch knife.

The suspect demanded the victim's property and escaped with the victim's bag, which contained an Iphone, an Ipad and a laptop. The suspect fled northbound on Palmer Avenue.

He is described as a black man approximately six feet tall. The white Crown Victoria had black wheels and a possible Louisiana license plate. 

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call the NOPD at 504-821-2222. 

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