Calcasieu Parish deputies search for armed robbery suspect

Posted at 5:57 PM, Jun 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-30 18:57:43-04

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s deputies are searching for the man who allegedly robbed a convenience store in Lake Charles this morning. 

Deputies responded to the store on Gulf Highway at 5 a.m. and were told by employees that a man entered the store with a gun and demanded money, according to a spokesperson for the sheriff’s office. 

The suspect allegedly obtained the money and fled the scene. 

If you know the identity of the suspect or know his whereabouts, call the sheriff’s office at  (337) 491-3605.