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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Police are looking for man they say got into a verbal fight with a woman after running over her garbage can with his truck, then later parked outside the woman's house and displayed a handgun.

Investigators say the incident happened at about 6:45 a.m. Friday in New Orleans' Mid-City neighborhood.

According to police, the man left the scene a few minutes after the altercation then returned with a handgun. Officers say he parked his truck in front of the victim's house, got out and stood facing the house as the victim watched from a window.

The suspect knocked on the door, but the woman told officers she feared for her life and didn't answer.

The man eventually left the scene.

 

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