On Saturday, April 23, 2016, EBRSO Uniform Patrol was dispatched to 10241 Coursey Blvd (Metro PCS) in reference to an armed robbery.
According to reports a man entered the business with a silver colored pistol concealed inside his pocket. He brandished the firearm while at the counter and instructed the clerk to give him all the money from the register. The clerk handed the man money and he fled on foot from the business in an unknown direction.
The perpetrator was described as follows:
White male, Husky build
Between 5’10” - 6’0” inches tall
Between 35-45 years of age
Last seen wearing a grey t-shirt (Benny’s carwash logo), blue jeans pants, with a red under shirt
Armed with a silver pistol
Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000. Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible. Contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344- STOP or (225) 344-7867.