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Police warn of attacks at gas stations after multiple crimes in New Olreans

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New Orleans police are warning people to be on guard when they're pumping gas or walking to their vehicles.

Posted: Apr 2, 2021 9:31 AM

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police are warning people to be on guard when they're pumping gas or walking to their vehicles. Police say there were two robberies and an assault at local gas stations within a 15-hour span recently. WGNO-TV reports that the suspect's description is similar in each case, and that he had a gun. Police are also reminding people not to leave their keys in their cars while pumping gas and to never leave their car unattended.

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