Posted: Aug 29, 2011 9:31 AM by Release
Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Business
On August 28, 2011, at approximately 10:42 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the business "Smoke It", located at 3211 Johnston Street. According to the victims, two male suspects, armed with handguns, entered the business demanding money. One suspect is described as a black male wearing a white jacket, beige knit cap, and black pants. The second suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, wearing a long sleeve purple shirt, black pants, and a black cap. Both suspects had their faces covered. The suspects fled the area with an undisclosed amount of cash and two cell phones. One of the victims sustained a minor injury during the incident.
Lafayette Police are asking for anyone with information about the incident to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.