BRPD: Chicken shack robbed
BATON ROUGE - Police asked for the public's help identifying two armed robbers who held up a fast food place in Baton Rouge overnight.
Cpl. Don Coppola said the men came into the Chicken Shack at 413 N. Acadian Thruway through an employee entrance just before 11 p.m. Tuesday. Coppola said they demanded employees cleaning up the restaurant to give them money from the registers, then fled the business.
Police said the first suspect was a black male with heavy build, around 18-20 years of age, 5'8"- 5'10" wearing a light color bandana with a latex glove on his right hand. The suspect also was wearing a blue McKinley High pullover with gray pants.
Investigators said the second suspect was also a black male, with a medium build around 18-20 years of age, 5'5"- 5'7" wearing a black hooded sweat shirt with dark pants and a dark bandana concealing his face.
There were no injuries reported from the robbery.
Anyone with any information about this crime should contact the BRPD Armed Robbery Division at (225) 389-3845.
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