Investigators find, arrest robbery suspect

Investigators find, arrest robbery suspect

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office says a man accused of robbery was arrested .

LPSO investigators following a robbery report on December 21 were called to a business in the 25600 block of Highway 442 in Albany.

Sheriff Jason Ard says a suspect entered the store just before closing time, reached across the counter, and took cash from the register. The suspect then left and drove away from the scene.

Investigators were able to find the car used and identify Anthony Syntell Jackson as the suspect in the robbery. Syntell was arrested one day later on December 22.

Jackson was booked on charges of simple robbery, possession of marijuana, and two counts of simple burglary. He is in the Livingston Parish Detention Center on a $50,500 bond.