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Two men wanted for kidnapping, armed robbery of Baton Rouge college students

Posted: 1:20 PM, Aug 31, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-31 14:20:10-04

The Baton Rouge Police Department says they are searching for two suspects wanted in connection with the kidnapping and armed robbery of two Southern University students.

Police say the incident happened around 9:00 pm Thursday night at a Chevron gas station located at 7800 Scenic Highway.

Baton Rouge Kidnapping suspects
Two men wanted for kidnapping, armed robbery of two Baton Rouge college students courtesy Baton Rouge Police Department

Police say the suspects forced the two victims to drive them to a nearby location and then proceeded to rob them of their belongings. The suspects fled on foot, according to police.

Anyone with information on the incident or who recognizes the two suspects is asked to call the Baton Rouge Police Department’s Armed Robbery Division 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.