On Thursday October 29, 2015 at approximately 0259 hours, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to the Mobil Circle K at 4250 South Street, regarding a reported armed robbery. Investigation at the scene determined that a black male, wearing dark clothing, had entered the business and brandished a weapon, demanding cash. The suspect then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect and money is still outstanding at this time. No party was injured in the robbery. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with further information in regards to this investigation is encouraged to contact the Lafayette Police Department or the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME.
Lieutenant T. Perry Amos
Patrol Division Shift Commander
Lafayette Police Department