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: 12/10/2013 4:40 PM
Suspect Sought in October Robbery of Fast Food Restaurant

Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Police have issued an arrest warrant for Attempted Armed Robbery for the arrest of Nigel Mims (19) of Duson. On October 17, 2013, during the evening hours, Mims is alleged to have entered the Burger King at 1726 North University Avenue with a handgun. Once inside, he attempted to rob the store at gunpoint. He fled the scene and was unsuccessful in obtaining any money. No employees were injured during the robbery.
Detectives are encouraging anyone with information on the whereabouts of Nigel Mims to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

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