Lafayette police release photos of robbery suspect

Lafayette police release photos of robbery suspect. (Photo provided by Lafayette Police Department)
Lafayette police release photos of robbery suspect. (Photo provided by Lafayette Police Department)

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Lafayette police are hoping surveillance photos will lead to an arrest in a gas station robbery that happened on New Year’s Day.

Police responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Circle K, located at 3112 Ferry Street, just before 5 a.m. Sunday morning.

According to Lafayette police, a man entered the gas station wearing a red jacket and demanded money from the clerk while holding a knife.

(Photo provided by Lafayette Police Department)
(Photo provided by Lafayette Police Department)

The man took money and left the store on foot.

Police searched for the man using a K-9 but were unable to find him.

No injuries were reported.

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