WANTED: Armed robbers hold up customers in Wal-Mart parking lot
POSTED: Friday, January 4, 2013 - 10:30am
UPDATED: Friday, January 4, 2013 - 10:34am
BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for two men that robbed customers leaving the Wal-Mart located at 3132 College Drive on Tuesday, Jan. 2 at approximately 11:40 p.m.
According to reports, the suspects, one armed with a handgun, approached the victims as they were getting into the car and demanded money and goods. After taking several items of value, the men fled on foot.
Suspect 1 is a thin black male, wearing a dark-colored jacket, light pants, white tennis shoes, and a black or dark blue winter cap with ear flaps.
Suspect 2 is a stocky built black male, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, light pants, and dark shoes. Suspect 2 also has a short afro-type hairstyle. Both suspects appear to be in their late teens.
Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at (225) 389-5000. Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible. Contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344- STOP or (225) 344-7867.