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92-year-old WWII veteran robbed of cash, medications at gunpoint in retirement home

By THE ADVOCATE, BATON ROUGE, LA. Published: December 15, 2018

SLIDELL, La. (Tribune News Service) — A 92-year-old World War II veteran was robbed at gunpoint Thursday at his home at a Slidell retirement community

According to the Slidell Police Department, an armed robber knocked on the victim's door before forcing his way inside.

The robber took cash, medications and the victim's car keys, then stole the victim's 2006 black Chevrolet Malibu and fled the area.

Police said they are looking for a person of interest who was wearing an LSU jacket and a gray beanie cap.

The victim's vehicle is still missing and has Louisiana license plate RPY 017.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective T.J. McNulty at 985-503-3477 or at tmcnulty@slidellpd.com. You can also contact Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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