Posted: Mar 29, 2013 11:27 AM by MELISSA CANONE
Updated: Mar 29, 2013 11:31 AM
LAFAYETTE, La. (KATC) - Police are looking for a man and two women after a 66-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint in a parking lot of a medical center Friday morning.
According to authorities, On March 29, 2013, at 2:00 am, Lafayette Police responded to the 2800 block of Ambassador Caffery Parkway regarding an armed robbery. Police say the victim was walking in a medical center's parking lot attempting to locate her vehicle. As she searched, a small 2 door yellow truck drove up next to her. The truck was driven by a black male and occupied by two black females. The driver questioned if the victim needed assistance, exited the vehicle, produced a handgun and demanded the victim's purse. The suspects fled the parking lot, traveling south on Ambassador Caffery Parkway. The victim, who was not harmed, went to a nearby business and contacted police.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the suspects, to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.