Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department were able to obtain surveillance video that captured the suspect prior to the robbery. Anyone with information as to the identity of the suspect in the picture is encouraged to call Lafayette Police or Crime stoppers at 232-TIPS.
Lafayette Police responded to an armed robbery in the 2400 block of East Simcoe Street on Wednesday. According to the victim, he was approached by the suspect who produced a handgun, and stole his wallet and cell phone.
The suspect was described as a black male wearing warm-ups and a light colored jacket. The suspect fled the area on foot. 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.