Armed robbery leads to manhunt
POSTED: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 6:56pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 7:14pm
MAUREPAS, La (NBC33) -- An armed robbery in Maurepas turned into a manhunt this morning. Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies say 21-year-old Avery Rheams robbed a Best Stop convenience store on Highway 22 around seven this morning. Local police officers joined forces with the sheriff's office to find him. Deputies say he was caught just after 9am with the money stolen from the store. Rheams is charged with burglary and armed robbery.