IBERIA PARISH, LA — A teen is behind bars for allegedly robbing a woman at gunpoint.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident happened on Wednesday, Dec. 5. We’re told a 40-year-old woman reported being robbed at gunpoint and her attacker fled on foot.
Deputies searched the area and received tip that the suspect was hiding out in a nearby apartment. A warrant was obtained and a SWAT team was called out. They located the suspect, Chance Walker, 18, inside the apartment locatd on W. Admiral Doyle road.
Officials say evidence was collected in the home that linked Walker to the robbery.
Walker was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail for Armed Robbery.