Shreveport detectives investigating early morning Circle K robbery
Shreveport, LA — Shreveport police detectives are looking into a robbery that took place early Tuesday morning on the 7700 block of Pines Road.
At 12:20 a.m., officers were dispatched to a local Circle K to reports of a robbery. When authorities arrived, they talked to a store clerk, who told them he had been held up at gunpoint.
The employee claims a man armed with a pistol entered the store and demanded money. The worker opened the register and the robber emptied the cash drawer before running from the crime scene with an undisclosed amount of money.
No one was injured during the heist.
Detectives were are currently working to recover surveillance footage. The gunman is described as a black man, about 5'7",l last seen wearing sunglasses and a hooded sweat shirt. Anyone who has any information regarding this crime is asked to contact Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or www.lockemup.org