Aug 1, 2014 10:02 AM by KATC
Lafayette Police are seeking a man accused of robbing the Waffle House on Evangeline Thruway at gunpoint.
According to a news release from Lafayette Police, the robbery happened at about 12:25 a.m. Friday, when the suspect entered Waffle House with his face covered and armed with a handgun.
Police say the suspect forced the employees to give him an undisclosed amount of cash from the register. He then fled out of the back door.
The suspect was last seen running toward Dale Street.
He's described as a medium build black man in his 20s. He was captured on surveillance video.
Anyone with information about the robbery or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.