WANTED: Man accused of kidnapping female, stealing from her in Baton Rouge

Police searching for man accused of robbing, kidnapping woman

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Detectives are looking for a man connected to a robbery and kidnapping of a female in Baton Rouge.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the incident happened March 5 at around 1 p.m.

Investigators believe the man, along with an unknown female, persuaded the victim for a ride from the Walmart at Cortana Place. While in the vehicle, the male suspect took out a gun and instructed the victim to drive to various locations to get an undisclosed amount of money from the victim, according to police.

The suspects then instructed the victim to drop them off in the O’Neal Lane area. Police said the victim was not harmed during the incident.

Anyone with any information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call the armed robbery division at 225-389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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