News Release

Lafayette Police Department CALEA Emblem

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​


Date/Time: 12/2/2013 4:10 PM
Victim Robbed at Car Wash

Lafayette, LA – On December 1, 2013, at approximately 9:30 pm, a victim reported to the Lafayette Police Department that he had been robbed at gunpoint. According to the victim, he was at a car wash in the 3000 block of Kaliste Saloom Road when a black male suspect approached him from behind. The suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded money from the victim. The suspect reached into the victim’s vehicle and stolen a small amount of change. The suspect was last seen running towards an apartment complex. The victim was not injured during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5’9” tall, medium build with a hooded jacket and tan pants.

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.


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