BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Baton Rouge Police Detectives are searching for a man accused of robbing Broke Til Payday on Florida Boulevard around 8:30 a.m. Monday.
Reports say a black male went into the business through the front doors and approached an employee from behind. "The suspect placed an unknown object against the employee's back and demanded money from the business," said a news release from BRPD.
The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money and ran out of the building and headed west. Police say the employee never saw any type of weapon.
Police say the suspect is described as a slim, black male, about six-feet tall. He was last seen wearing a dark shirt, blue jeans and green and yellow shoes.
Detectives say no surveillance video is available at this time.
Anyone with information is urged to call the armed robbery division at 225-389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).