Two arrested in St. Landry armed robbery - KLFY News 10

Two arrested in St. Landry armed robbery

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St. Landry Parish authorities arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery at a convenient store in Sunset.

Deputies say it happened Oct. 8 at Jay's Convenient Store located off of Hwy. 182. The victim stated that while she was sitting in her car parked at the gas pump, a black male entered the back seat while pointing a revolver to her head demanding her purse.

The victim stated that the suspect shot one round between the driver and passenger's seat before taking her purse. Surveillance video showed the suspect leave in a silver Cadillac, exiting the parking lot traveling south towards Sunset.

The investigation revealed the owner and driver of the silver Cadillac to be Reggie Dwaine Green of Opelousas. The primary suspect was identified from a photo line-up to be Amos Milton of Opelousas.

Milton was arrested and charged with armed robbery with a firearm, aggravated assault with a firearm and felony possession of a firearm. Green was arrested and charged with principle to armed robbery with a firearm and principle to aggravated assault with a firearm.

Milton is being held at the St. Landry Parish Jail with a bond of $170,000. Green is also being held in the parish jail with no bond.

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