May 15, 2013 4:59 PM by KATC
ST. MARTINVILLE, La. -Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect that committed an armed robbery at the Chevron Food-N-Fun Store on Old Spanish Trail Hwy. on May 9, 2013.
According to SMPSO Spokesperson Ginny Higgins, a white man entered the store at 7:55 p.m. and demanded money out of the safe. The suspect is described as 6'2" and 150 pounds with a slim build. He was wearing blue jeans, a black hoodie and a dark colored cloth type mask covering his face. The suspect was armed with an assault type rifle. Although the suspect demanded money, he was not given any and he left the store. He may have left the scene in a green Ford Explorer, said Higgins.
Anyone having any information regarding the identity of this individual is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-394-3071.