Latest Weather Blog
20-year-old arrested for armed robbery at Baton Rouge bowling alley
BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested after he allegedly stole another man's vehicle at gunpoint at a bowling alley Thursday evening.
The incident occurred at a bowling alley parking lot located at 9829 Airline Hwy. near Old Hammond Hwy.
According to arrest records, on March 2 around 7:30 p.m., the victim was at his vehicle when he was approached by the suspect, 20-year-old Charles Harris.
The victim said Harris then asked him if he had a light. As the victim reached into his vehicle to get a light, Harris pointed a semi-automatic handgun at him and demanded his keys, according to arrest records.
The victim gave Harris the keys while another suspect grabbed the victim's wallet. Harris, along with two other suspects, then fled the scene in the victim's vehicle, according to arrest records.
Officers later located the victim's vehicle in the 10000 block of Plaza Americana Drive at the Micro Hotel on March 3.
Officers were able to determine Harris was located in one of the hotel rooms, and he was arrested.
Harris admitted to being involved in the robbery, according to arrest records.
He was arrested, charged and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the aforementioned charge.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
'Suitcase bandits' caught on camera using luggage to shoplift from Hammond Dollar...
Iberville Sheriff's Office steps in to help White Castle Police as budget...
Visible progress as DOTD makes big changes to highly trafficked I-10 off-ramp
Man booked for infant son's murder was out on bond in child...
Law to make Louisiana hands-free not having much success in legislature
LSU blasts 4 homers in 13-7 win over Oregon State to advance...
LSU baseball prepares for NCAA Regional play
LSU, Tulane to meet in first round of Baton Rouge Regional as...
LSU president reminisces during team trip to DC
Southern baseball sweeps Arkansas-Pine Bluff to finish out regular season