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UPDATE: NIPD identifies armed suspect who allegedly threatened people inside a convenience store

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NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY)-UPDATE: With the public’s assistance, detectives were able to identify the individual as Marvin Gabriel, 29.

Arrest warrants have been obtained on Gabriel for the charges of armed robbery, illegal carrying of weapons, and for counts of aggravated assault with a firearm.

Marvin Gabriel (NIPD)

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Gabriel are asked contact Iberia Crime Stoppers at 364-TIPS or submit your tip at www.P3TIPS.com.

Individuals with information may also contact the New Iberia Police Department at (337) 369-2306. All tips will remain anonymous.

ORIGINAL: The New Iberia Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery.

On June 29, 2020, at 11:57 p.m., officers responded to an armed robbery of a business located in the 600 block of West Admiral Doyle Drive.

Upon arrival, detectives found that an individual entered the business threatening people while armed with a firearm. The subject then reportedly stole items before fleeing the store in a grey vehicle, believed to be a Nissan Versa, authorities said.

(NIPD)

Images of the suspect and the vehicle was obtained from video surveillance equipment.

Anyone able to identify this individual contact Iberia Crime Stoppers at 364-TIPS or submit your tip at www.P3TIPS.com. 

Those with information may also contact the New Iberia Police Department at (337) 369-2306. All tips will remain anonymous.

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