POSTED: Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 2:33pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 12:21am
BATON ROUGE, LA (EBRSO) — East Baton Rouge Sheriff's detectives are looking for a man that attempted to rob Collette's Mobil gas station at 1640 O'Neal Lane at approximately 5:30 this morning.
According to reports, the man entered the store with a knife and demanded money. The clerk refused to give the man money, and the man fled on foot. A white Chevrolet HHR was observed parked near the store at the time of the attempted robbery. The clerk followed the vehicle as it fled until it exited the Interstate at Milllerville.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5’9" to 5'10" in height, with a slim build. He was wearing a gray hoodie jacket and dark colored ski mask with dark pants.
Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspect 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.