East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a black male that committed an armed robbery at the Sam’s Club located at 10444 N. Mall Drive on February 15, 2016 at approximately 6:30pm.
According to reports, the suspect entered the front doors of the Sam’s Club where he first made contact with the door greeter he then stated “I have a gun.” He told the greeter not to move as he pushed a shopping cart to the TV section which is located near the entrance way. The victim signaled for customer service to call for security at which time several employees rushed to aid.
The suspect began to walk toward the door with a Vizio TV in his cart. The suspect put the TV in the bed of the truck and fled at a high rate of speed in the older model Chevy pickup truck with no license plate affixed toward Siegen Lane.
The suspect is described as older black male; white shoes; faded blue jeans; grey shirt; blue jacket; black and white skull cap with unknown design on it. The Suspect vehicle is described as a dark colored older model 2 door Chevrolet “Show truck” pickup truck; dark tinted windows; chrome grill.
Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspects 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.