Surveillance video released in armed robbery investigation “16-032496”

The Shreveport Police Department has released an image captured from surveillance video during an armed robbery at a local business in west Shreveport late last night.

At approximately 10:55 p.m. on February 23, 2016, Shreveport Police Patrol officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Super 8 Motel in the 4900 block of Monkhouse Drive. Upon arrival, patrolmen learned a male suspect wearing a red and black hoodie and khaki pants, allegedly robbed the store with a handgun and took an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect then fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction. The employees were not injured during the robbery.

Authorities anticipate the identification and subsequent arrest of the suspects seen on camera upon release of the images and are asking anyone with information about the robbery to contact Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or www.lockemup.org