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Police in Baldwin arrest armed robbery suspects

Posted at 11:16 PM, Nov 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-07 00:16:04-05

Baldwin Police Department  say they have arrested a man arrested in connection with an armed robbery.

Police say they arrested  Devon Thomas of Baldwin. Officers say they were alerted on October 28, 2018, of a suspect who was robbed at his residence. Evidence led officers to obtain a warrant.

Devon Thomas / Baldwin Police Department

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Baldwin Police to the area of John Street in reference to a disturbance. Up arrival officers identified Devon Thomas in the crowd. After an alleged short foot pursuit, Thomas was taken into custody.

He has been transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center and booked with armed robbery. No bond has been set at this time.