Robber fires shot inside convenience store after cashier refuses to hand over money
DENHAM SPRINGS - Deputies are looking for an armed man who fired a handgun inside a business after the cashier refused to give up the store's cash.
The robbery happened around 10 p.m. Dec. 12 at a convenience store on Springfield Road.
The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office says the masked man walked in and gave the employee a note demanding cash. After the cashier refused to hand over the money, the man fired a shot at the ground and then walked around the counter.
The robber then opened up the register himself and grabbed money bags from a different part of the store. He then escaped with an unknown amount of cash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff's office at 225-686-2241.