Deputies searching for suspect in Dollar General armed robbery

Deputies searching for suspect in Dollar General armed robbery

ST. MARTINVILLE, LA (WAFB) - The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect who robbed a Dollar General Store in St. Martinville Friday night.

Sheriff's Deputies say the robbery happened just after 10 p.m. in the 2300 block of Cecilia Senior High School Highway.

Witnesses told investigators that the suspect was a black male, wearing a white under shirt, a blue hooded sweatshirt with a grey and light blue design on the front, dark colored pants, white tennis shoes and a black ski mask.

According to deputies the suspect was armed with a semi-automatic pistol.

Anyone with any information about the incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to call the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-394-3071.

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