Police say they received a call reporting an armed robbery in progress around 11:50 a.m. According to reports, a male suspect entered the bank armed with silver colored firearm and demanded money from the employees. The suspect then fled the business on foot.
No injuries were reported.
The suspect is described as being tall, with a thin build. Police say he was wearing light blue pants, a dark colored shirt, light blue head covering and a white cloth covering his face. Detectives say the suspect is now believed to be wearing dark colored shoes and shorts, a white t-shirt and a white cloth around his neck.
Anyone with information concerning this incident is urged to contact Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers 232-TIPS (8477).