Amite Police investigates robbery in parking lot
Press Release from Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa:
On Saturday 05-23-2020, Amite City Police began investigating a robbery that occurred in front of Thrift Town Pharmacy in Amite. The victim left the business and walked to her vehicle in the parking lot. After seated in her vehicle, the black male shown in these photos runs to her vehicle and opens her door. The suspect attempts to take the victim's keys and start the vehicle but failed. The suspect was able to take the victim’s wallet that was sitting on the passenger side seat and fled the scene. The suspect was last seen running East on Walnut Street in the direction of US 51. Anyone who is able to recognize this subject is requested to contact Crimestoppers of Tangipahoa.
“If you have information on this case please call Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa’s anonymous tip line at 1.800.554.5245 or visit www.tangicrimestoppers.com and click on the P3 Tips icon or Submit A Tip! Be a part of the solution and you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000! “