Deputies searching for man who robbed Metro PCS at gunpoint
BATON ROUGE – Deputies are looking for a man who they say robbed a Metro PCS on Coursey Blvd at gunpoint Saturday.
According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, the man entered the business with a silver pistol concealed in his pocket. He then brandished the weapon and instructed the clerk to give him all the money in the register.
Deputies say the clerk handed the man the money and he fled on foot.
EBRSO described the suspect as a white male, between 5’10 to 6 feet tall with a balding hairstyle. Investigators believe he is between 35-45 years old. He was last seen wearing a Buffy's carwash logo, blue jeans and a red undershirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s office at 225-389-5000.
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