Thu, Jan 3, 2013
On December 22, 2012, deputies with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to 8508 Hwy 182, Opelousas, LA, Northside Citgo Station. The worker at the station advised deputies a black male, armed with a shotgun, walked into the store and demanded money and cigarettes. The suspect was wearing a brown jacket with a blue bandana covering his lower face with a blue beanie cap covering his head. The weapon was described to deputies as a double barrel, sawed-off shot gun wrapped in black tape. The suspect exited the store with an disclosed amount of cash, New Port Cigarettes and escaped on foot. If you have any information about this crime, call us at 948-TIPS!