POSTED: Monday, October 22, 2012 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Monday, October 22, 2012 - 7:04am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Police are trying to track down a man who committed an armed robber at a local Dollar Store.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the incident occurred on Friday, Oct. 19 at the store located on Plank Road. The suspect went into the store shortly before 4:00 p.m.
Witnesses say the suspect had his hands concealed in his clothes and gave the appearance that he was armed with a handgun. He then demanded money and fled the scene on foot.
Surveillance cameras captured his image, and Police need your help identifying the man.
If you know anything about this incident 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.