Dec 1, 2013 1:28 PM by katc
Lafayette Police are looking for a suspect who they say robbed a convenience store at gunpoint. Police say it happened around 7:20 pm Saturday in the 400 block of East University Avenue. Investigators say the suspect entered the store with a shirt pulled over his head and showed a handgun to demand money from the clerk. Police say he then fled the area on foot, traveling North, with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police say the clerk was not injured during the robbery.
Police say the suspect is described as a black male, 6'00" tall, heavy build and wearing a black jacket, tan pants, white shoes and a black New Orleans Saints hat.
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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