On August 20th, 2016 the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a robbery in the Payless parking lot on Maple Points Drive. The alleged suspect stole a purse from a shopping cart and pushed the female victim as she tried to reach for her purse. The alleged suspect fled on foot.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department at (765) 807-1200 or the anonymous We-Tip Hotline at (800) 78-Crime.
Sgt. Scott Galloway
Outreach / Crime Prevention
The fact a person has been arrested or charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law.