Teen arrested for $15 armed robbery

Casey Harris (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)
Casey Harris (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)

DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) - An 18-year-old has been arrested for an armed robbery that netted $15.

Deputies were called to the Nolan St. and Second St. area Tuesday regarding a man being robbed at gunpoint. Deputies began to investigate and located the suspect from the description the victim gave.

According to reports, 18-year-old Casey Harris, from Donaldsonville, LA ran when deputies approached him. Deputies report that Harris had the gun used in the robbery and a small bag of marijuana on him when he was arrested.

Deputies say the gun was stolen.

Harris has been charged with armed robbery, possession of marijuana, illegal carrying of a weapon, resisting an officer and possession of stolen firearms.

He is in Ascension Parish Jail.  His bond has not been set.

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