WANTED: Suspects sexually assault female during armed robbery; two additional victims
POSTED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 4:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 4:11pm
LAFAYETTE, LA (NBC33) — Police are seeking two men who allegedly robbed a couple, then sexually assaulted the female while holding the male hostage.
The Lafayette Police Department reports that the incident happened at roughly 1:00 a.m. on Monday, June 17. We’re told the couple was standing between two buildings in the 100 block of Belle Fontaine Drive when they were approached by the two suspects.
The male and female victim told officers that the two men pulled out guns and demanded their cellphones and car keys.
At some point both suspects sexually assaulted the female. A third victim walked up while it was happening and also ordered to the ground and robbed.
The suspects were last seen running in the parking lot of the apartment complex. They are described as being black males, both medium build. One is described as having short dreadlocks.
If you know anything regarding the identity of the suspects or this investigation, call Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS (8477).