Robber shops for 2 hours before robbing N.O. clothing store
POSTED: Monday, March 10, 2014 - 1:47pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 10, 2014 - 1:57pm
NEW ORLEANS (CNN) — How often to you see surveillance video of a criminal in the act in New Orleans? How long does the crime usually take?
Thursday, New Orleans police released video of a man accused of robbing and American Apparel store on Magazine Street. They also say the man was in the store for nearly two hours before pulling a gun and robbing the place.
Until the actual moment of the crime, police say the man was chatting with store workers and asking their opinions on clothing.
They say he got away with $800 in cash and another $200 in merchandise.
Call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 if you can help.