UPDATE: BRPD arrests violent teen offender
POSTED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 6:15pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 4:38am
Baton Rouge, La — UPDATE: The Baton Rouge Police Department confirms that Patrick Harris, 17, was arrested.
ORIGINAL STORY (06-07-12): Detectives are attempting to locate a suspect who is wanted for multiple violent crimes. Patrick Jamar Harris,17, Baton Rouge is wanted for 3 counts of Armed Robbery, Aggravated Kidnapping, and First Degree Robbery.
From March 2012 through May, Harris is accused of using a handgun to rob multiple individuals in the Baton Rouge area. In one of the cases, Harris kidnapped his victim but later released them.
Harris is approximately 5’10” tall, 160 lbs, has low cut hair and had a row of gold top teeth. He knows that he is wanted by law enforcement, and he has been moving frequently to avoid arrest. He is believed to be in the Baton Rouge area, and should be considered armed and dangerous.
If you know anything about Patrick Jamar Harris 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.