BRPD arrests suspect for armed robbery of Dollar General
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police have arrested Billie Washington, 31, of Zachary, on Tuesday, May 13, for an armed robbery of the Dollar General at 4017 Plank Road.
According to a police report, Washington entered the business on Monday, May 12, around 1:50 p.m.
Washington walked around the store and picked up some items, then approached the counter as if he were going to buy them.
At that time, Washington allegedly showed the cashier a gun and demanded money. After taking the money, Washington left the scene.
There were no injuries reported in connection with the robbery.
Detectives received information through Crime Stoppers, which led to Washington’s arrest.
He was later booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for Armed Robbery.