Joint investigation leads to arrest of 20-year-old local man

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East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Montrell Dewayne Augustus, of 2333 Martin Ave. is accused of multiple armed robberies in the Capital City.

Augustus was arrested and is facing these charges:

  • 04-07-2020, armed robbery of a convenience store in the 5500 block of Bluebonnet
  • 06-13-2020, armed robbery of a convenience store in the 12900 block of Coursey Blvd (previous photo released)
  • 06-29-2020, armed robbery of a convenience store in the 5500 block of Bluebonnet
  • 06-30-2020, armed robbery of a convenience store in the 5300 block of N. Flannery

The 20-year-old man also allegedly committed an armed robbery of a business within the jurisdiction of the Baton Rouge Police Department.

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