Local check cashing business cleaned out by armed robber
POSTED: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 3:34pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A local check cashing business was robbed during the lunch hour and police are currently tracking down the suspect.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the incident occurred at around 12:30 at American Cash Advance Payday Loans on Airline Hwy. Witnesses tell police that a white man entered the store with a gun and demanded money.
Police say the suspect is roughly 5’10” to 5’11”, roughly 160-170 pounds, average build, wearing a red and blue jacked and blue jeans. He had a black cloth covering his face.
If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.