EBR Sheriff seeking morning bank robbery suspect
POSTED: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 11:26am
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 8:43am
Baton Rouge, La — East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for an unknown white male, approximately 5’9”, with a slim build, that robbed the Regions Bank located at 8756 Siegen Lane at approximately 9:35 a.m. today.
According to reports, the suspect entered the bank wearing a red wig, sunglasses and a long sleeve denim shirt and pointed a nickel plated handgun at the teller. He then went behind the counter took an unknown sum of money and placed it in a black bag.
The suspect fled the bank on foot and was last seen running behind the bank.
Anyone with knowledge of this incident and the identity of the subjects is asked to call the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at (225) 389-5000 or CrimeStoppersat (225) 344-STOP (7867).