News Release

Lafayette Police Department CALEA Emblem

Toby Aguillard, Chief of Police
900 East University Ave.
P.O. Box 4308
Lafayette, LA 70502
Contact: P.O. Karl Ratcliff
Public Information Officer
Office: (337) 291-8617
Fax: (337) 291-8665​


Date/Time: 8/30/2016 11:00 AM
Lafayette Police Investigate Overnight Armed Robbery

Lafayette, LA— On August 30, 2016 just before 2:00am, the Lafayette Police Department responded to the victim of an armed robbery that occurred in the 100 block of Kingswood Drive. Two unknown suspects, armed with handguns, forced the 52 year old victim to the ground near the roadway and removed his personal property. The suspects concealed their identity by covering their faces with bandanas. The victim was not harmed during the robbery. The suspects have yet to be identified. Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department are investigating this incident.

Anyone with information about this robbery or the identity of the suspects is encouraged to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.


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