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UPDATE: Armed Robbery Investigation at First Horizons Bank


Lafayette, LA – Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department have released pictures of the suspect involved in the armed robbery.  Anyone with information as to the identity of the suspect is encouraged to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.

Armed Robbery Investigation

Original Release: May 30, 2023 @ 11:42 am

Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Police Investigators are currently on scene at the First Horizons Bank located in the 2600 block of Moss Street.  Around 9:00 am, when the bank opened up for business, the unknown black male suspect entered the bank and approached one of the tellers on duty.  The suspect gave the teller a note demanding money.  The suspect advised the teller that he had a bomb in a bag if she did not comply.  The teller complied, and the suspect left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money on foot, heading into a nearby neighborhood. 

Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is actively and aggressively working on this incident. More information will be released when available.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please get in touch with the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.

The Lafayette Police Department provided the above information.

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