Two female employees held up by armed robber, deputies seeking suspect
IBERIA PARISH, LA (NBC33) — Deputies are searching for an armed robber who held up two women at gunpoint.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred on Thursday, Oct. 17 shortly after midnight. We’re told two females who work at Journey’s Lounge in Iberia Parish closed up shop for the night. As they were leaving the building, a man approached them and pulled out a gun.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a T-shirt around his head and face. He also had a black bandanna covering the bottom of his face. The victims say he had a circular tattoo on his right forearm.
The suspect fled on foot after stealing the victims’ cell phones and purses.
If you know anything about this incident call the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 369-3711.