Armed robbery ends in crash - KLFY News 10

Armed robbery ends in crash

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Authorities in Lafayette Parish captured a robbery suspect after responding to crash on Westgate Highway Tuesday afternoon.

Officials tell News 10 this is associated to an armed robbery that occurred earlier Tuesday morning at ACE Cash Express located at 2222 Ambassador Caffery.

Lafayette Police say around 8:20 AM, a man, wearing a mask and armed with a pistol, allegedly robbed the business and then left in a black four door Saturn SUV that he later crashed at Dulles and Domingue.

The suspect then left the scene of the crash but was captured by Lafayette PD near Westgate and Ole Colony Roads soon after.

More information is forthcoming and we will bring you an update as soon as one is available.

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