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(NEW YORK) — Police in New Orleans have released photos and surveillance video of a man wanted for attempted armed robbery after he reportedly walked into a Wal-Mart with a gun.

After police received reports of an armed robber walking into the store in the city’s Gentilly neighborhood Saturday around 6 a.m., SWAT teams evacuated and searched the store, but they did not find an armed robber inside.

No one was injured in the incident, which remains under investigation, police said.

According to police, the suspect fled the store through a fire exit and did not rob the business. He is wanted for attempted armed robbery, police said.

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