Casey’s General Store robbed overnight in Lafayette

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LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Lafayette police responded to an early morning armed robbery on the city’s south side on Friday.

It happened around 4:40 a.m. at Casey’s General Store on Teal Road West, also known as State Road 25.

Police said a man went into the store, showed a handgun and got away with cash and cigarettes.

K-9 officers attempted a track, but were unable to locate the person of interest.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or use the anonymous WeTip Hotline at 800-78-CRIME.