Police searching for armed robbery suspects who bound victims

Police searching for armed robbery suspects who bound victims

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for two men who robbed two women at the Hampton Inn & Suites located at 11271 Reiger Road Tuesday morning at approximately 1:10 a.m.

According to reports, two unknown black male's armed with pistols knocked on the door of a hotel room occupied by two women.

Police say after the women opened the door, the men came in with the guns and searched the room taking cash, cell phones and tablets belonging to both of the victim's.

The men bound both women's hands and feet before leaving. The suspects possibly left driving a grey or tan colored pickup truck.

"This incident is under investigation, but detectives believe the woman made arrangements to have the men meet them at the hotel, at which time they were robbed," said Casey Rayborn Hicks with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office.

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.

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