On Thursday at approximately 2:00 a.m., Lafayette Police began investigating an armed robbery in the 500 block of Stewart Street. According to the victims, they were in the parking lot of an apartment complex when they were approached by three black males. A physical altercation began between the suspects and the victims. The suspects produced a handgun and demanded the victim’s wallets and phones. The suspects then fled the area.
Detectives are asking for anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the suspect to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.