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: 11/7/2016 12:00 PM
Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

Lafayette, LA— Lafayette Police have arrested two people for an armed robbery that occurred on November 4, 2016 at approximately 10:00pm. The robbery occurred in the parking lot of a motel on SE Evangeline Thruway when a male victim was robbed at gunpoint after being lured to the location with a fake online classified ad. On November 5, 2016 both Jacob Celestine (b/m 5/20/88) and Paige Albert (w/f 3/20/94) were arrested and charged with armed robbery in connection to the incident. 

Celestine.jpgArrested: Jacob Celestine


Paige.jpgArrested: Paige Albert


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