On May 24, 2011, at approximately 2:20 am, Lafayette Police responded to the 1300 block of the SE Evangeline Thruway (On the Run) regarding an armed robbery. The black male suspect entered the business wearing a gray hat and shirt with a red bandana covering his face. The suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded money and a pack of Kool cigarettes. Once obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect was last seen fleeing the area on foot.
Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.