BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help with a recent armed robbery on Plank Rd.
The incident took place on Friday, July 30 at a convenience store in the 11700 block of Plank Rd.
According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, “a suspect entered the store, brandished a semi-automatic handgun, and demanded the clerk give him cash from the register.”
Taking it one step further, the suspect allegedly told the clerk to “give me everything or I’ll kill you.”
The armed robber walked away with cigarettes and cash.
EBRSO describes the suspect this way:
- Black male
- Approximately 25-35 years of age
- Wore a white COVID mask, black DARE shirt, orange safety vest, orange hat, and yellow reflective pants
If you know who this person is or their location, please call the EBRSO Burglary and Robbery Division at 225-389-5064 or Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP.