Female robbers use Taser to hold up French Quarter store

Women also had pepper spray and brass knuckles

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 28, 2019 - 9:21 am
Woman rob store with Taser

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New Orleans police say three women armed with nontraditional weapons held up a store in the 400 block of North Peters in the French Quarter.

"One suspect produced a Taser, second suspect produced brass knuckles and made threats toward store manager and security guard," according to police reports. 

A third suspect had mace.

"One suspect pepper sprayed toward Victim... missing her."

The report only described the suspects as "three unknown black females."

It happened Wednesday afternoon just after 3:30pm at H & M clothing store.

"Suspects fled inside grey Honda Accord with temp tag, driven by black male."

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