POSTED: Monday, December 3, 2012 - 1:45pm
UPDATED: Monday, December 3, 2012 - 2:42pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Police are asking for help from the public to identify a man who allegedly robbed a Piggly Wiggly early this morning.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the incident happened at roughly 7:25 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 3. We’re told the suspect entered the store on Greenwell Springs Road and pulled out a handgun.
The suspect is described as a black male, between 5’9” and 6’ tall, approximately 170-180 lbs, roughly 35-40 years in age. Witnesses say he was seen fleeing the scene in an 80’s model blue Chevrolet Pickup truck.
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.