DG Burglarized with an Assault Rifle, Sawed-off Shotgun, and a Handgun

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Press Release – Three subjects, armed with a black assault rifle, a sawed-off shotgun, and a handgun, waited for the employees to exit the Dollar General Store on Highway 28 East near Libuse on 02-09-18 around 10:30 PM. The subjects forced the employees back into the store and demanded the money out of the safe.

While one of the employees was walking to the safe, one of the subjects struck the employee in the back of the head with one of the weapons. The subjects were able to get a small amount of cash from the safe and fled on foot. It is believed that they either had help or were able to hide a car nearby. The subjects all wore face masks and gloves.

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DATE  – 02-15-2018
COMPLAINANT -Dollar General Store
CRIME – Armed Robbery; Aggravated Battery
ADDRESS CRIME OCCURRED – 5420 Louisiana Highway 28 East, Pineville
DATE / TIME CRIME OCCURRED – 02-09-2018 2236 Hours
STOLEN ITEMS, ETC. – Cash
APPROX. VALUE OF ITEMS STOLEN, ETC. – Undetermined
FACTS OF CRIME / PICTURES – Three subjects, armed with a black assault rifle, a sawed-off shotgun, and a handgun, waited for the employees to exit the Dollar General Store on Highway 28 East near Libuse on 02-09-18 around 10:30 PM. The subjects forced the employees back into the store and demanded the money out of the safe. While one of the employees was walking to the safe, one of the subjects struck the employee in the back of the head with one of the weapons. The subjects were able to get a small amount of cash from the safe and fled on foot. It is believed that they either had help or were able to hide a car nearby. The subjects all wore face masks and gloves.

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DETECTIVE ASSIGNED – Detective John Klock (318)473-6727