Lafayette, LA – On May 24, 2014, at approximately noon, Lafayette Police responded to an armed robbery at a business in the 100 block of East Kaliste Saloom Road. According to employees, the suspect turned off the power to the business and then entered the store armed with a pistol. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a traffic vest, dark pants, work boots and a bandana over his face. Employees turned over an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect. The suspect then fled the area in an unknown direction. There were no injuries reported.
Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department are encouraging anyone with information about the robbery to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.