Jim Craft, Chief of Police
900 East University Ave.
P.O. Box 4308
Lafayette, LA 70502
Contact: Cpl. Paul L. Mouton
Public Information Officer
Office: (337) 291-8617
Fax: (337) 291-8665
Police Investigate Robbery of Convenience Store on Verot School Rd
Lafayette, LA – On November 28, 2013, at approximately 10:00 pm, Lafayette Police responded to an armed robbery at a convenience store in the 2900 block of Verot School Road. The employees inside of the store told police a black male entered the store and produced a handgun. The suspect demanded money and then fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash on foot. No employees were injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s or 30’s wearing a black jacket and a red piece of clothing over his head.
Detectives are encouraging anyone with information about the robbery or the identity of the suspect to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.