Detectives investigating Brightside armed robbery
BATON ROUGE - Detectives are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a Brightside Drive convenience store early Monday morning.
Police said a man entered the Circle K located at 1910 Brightside at around 12:55 a.m., pulled a handgun on an employee behind the counter and demanded money from the register. He fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The subject is described by detectives as being around 6'2", in his 50's and was wearing a green flannel shirt with blue jeans and a dark cap with fur-covered ear flaps.
There were no reported injuries in connection with the armed robbery.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the BRPD Armed Robbery Office at (225) 389-3845.