POSTED: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 12:34pm
HAMMOND, LA — A wanted fugitive was arrested in Hammond last night. We’re told the 25 year old was wanted by the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Alex Green on Tuesday, Sept. 11. Green was wanted on robbery charges and it was learned that he was possibly residing in Tangipahoa Parish.
Assisted by the State Police and Hammond PD, deputies responded to several Hammond residences in the attempt to locate Green. Deputies soon received a tip that Green was traveling in a blue Trailblazer near the areas of North Morrison or North Oak St. Deputies searched the area and located Green at a convenient store on University Ave.
Subsequently Green was arrested and taken into custody without incident. He was charged with being a fugitive.