BR police investigate armed robbery of Real Deal on Plank Rd
POSTED: Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 9:48am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 9:49am
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of Real Deal that occurred at 5174 Plank Road on Wednesday around 7:20 p.m.
According to police reports, a suspect approached the sales counter with merchandise in his hand as if he were going to make a purchase.
As the clerk rang up the merchandise, the suspect pulled out a handgun and demanded money from the register.
The suspect took the cash and merchandise before leaving the building. He was seen leaving the area in a dark colored, older model SUV.
The suspect was described as a thin black male, around 5 feet 10 inches tall, in his mid 20’s. He was reported to be wearing a grey colored ball cap.
There were no injuries reported
Anyone with any information on the robbery is urged to contact the Armed Robbery Division at 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.