Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Burglary

The following is a Press Release from the Lafayette Police Department:

Lafayette Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect captured on video surveillance at a business in the 1200 block of the NW Evangeline Thruway.  On September 23, 2011, the suspect forced open a window at the Murphy USA station and removed approximately $200 in cigarettes. The suspect fled the area with the merchandise immediately following the burglary.

Anyone with information about the incident or the identity of the suspect is encouraged to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.