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Man wanted after stealing money from elderly man

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Benjamin Williams Benjamin Williams
OPELOUSAS, La. -

Opelousas police are searching for a man in connection with a robbery involving an elderly man.

Police say Benjamin Nisky Williams approached an elderly man outside of a convenience store and asked for a quarter at 9 a.m. this past Sunday.

According to the report, as the victim was about to give Williams some money, he took an undisclosed amount of money from the victim's hands and then fled on a bicycle. 

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or where Williams may be, contact the Opelousas Police Department at (337) 948-2500. 

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