BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating an armed robbery of the Circle K on 5305 Government St. that occurred around 2:45 a.m. on Tuesday, August 2.
According to officials, the male suspect approached the front counter with merchandise, posing as a customer. During the transaction, the suspect allegedly pulled a gun from the waistband of his pants and demanded money from the cash register. After obtaining an unknown amount of money, the suspect grabbed the merchandise and fled the business.
The suspect was last seen in a silver, mid-sized SUV.
No injuries were reported in this incident.
Anyone with information should contact the BRPD Armed Robbery Division at 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.