Shreveport, LA (KMSS) — Detectives with the Shreveport Police Departmnet need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed an east Shreveport restaurant early Thursday morning.
At approximately 12:40 a.m., on August 15, 2013, Shreveport Police patrol officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Outback Steakhouse in the 8800 block of Line Avenue. Upon arrival there, investigators learned that a lone masked suspect, who was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, entered the business, confronted an employee there and demanded money.
The suspect received an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene of the crime driving the employee’s vehicle. No one was injured during the robbery. Police recovered the vehicle stolen during the robbery, abandoned several blocks from the restaurant.
The suspect in the caper was described as a medium build male of unknown race, wearing all black, with a black mask covering his face. Authorities are awaiting surveillance video which may lead to the identity of the person responsible for the robbery.
Anyone who has any information regarding this robbery is urged to contact Shreveport Police Detective Toby Morrison at 318-673-6955 or Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or www.lockemup.org