LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - An armed robbery suspect damaged merchandise before he made his getaway from the Village Pantry on Greenbush Street.
Lafayette police said a heavy-set white male about 5'11'' went inside the store just before 2 a.m. Friday and demanded money. The man was carrying an unknown weapon. He was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of money and some merchandise.
No one was hurt inside the store. Police say before the man left, he damaged part of the store by swinging his bag around.
"He was armed and destroyed part of the store by damaging property inside. He demanded money and did receive an undisclosed amount of money and took some merchandise," said Lt. Tim Payne.
Police are still searching for the person responsible. If you have any information, you're asked to call the Lafayette police or the We-Tip hotline at 1 (800) 78-CRIME.
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