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NEWORLEANS-- An Uptown neighborhood is on alert after a young woman was raped at gunpoint overnight.

New Orleans police say a 19-year-old woman was attacked and raped in the 4800 block of Laurel Street just before 1 a.m. Saturday.

Police haven't released any further information about the case and they haven't named a suspect.

If you have information that can help police, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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