FRANKLIN, La. (KLFY)- A 17-year-old suspect was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly robbing a a truck stop at knife point.
According to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office, detectives were called to the Bayou Vista Truck Stop in reference to a robbery.
Witnesses told deputies an individual walked into the business, brandished a knife and demanded money from the cashier.
A 17-year-old male was located at his home and arrested on July 9, 2019, at 1:07 p.m.
Authorities said they believe they found evidence connecting him to the crime.
He is facing charges of aggravated armed robbery with a weapon.