Armed robbery suspects sought

Staff reports
Two subjects captured on surveillance video are suspected in the Nov. 23 armed robbery of the Dollar General Store in Prairieville.

Ascension Parish authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in the investigation of an armed robbery of a Prairieville store.

Two masked subjects entered the Dollar General Store on north Airline Highway in the late evening hours of Nov. 23 and demanded money, according to Chief Deputy Tony Bacala.

He said the investigation revealed that at least one of the suspects was armed with a handgun.

The two fled with nearly $1,500 in cash, according to Bacala.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).

Two subjects captured on surveillance video are suspected in the Nov. 23 armed robbery of the Dollar General Store in Prairieville.