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Lafayette Police searching for Tobacco Plus theft suspect

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Posted at 11:37 AM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 12:37:55-04

The Lafayette Police Department is asking for assistance from the public in identifying a suspect wanted for theft from a local business.

In a Facebook post, officers say that the suspect was involved in a theft at the Tobacco Plus located at 3044 W. Pinhook road in Lafayette on July 3.

When confronted by the store clerk, police say the suspect allegedly struck the victim several times until they lost consciousness.

A photo of the suspect was also shared to the LPD Facebook page.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

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