Lafayette Police search for bank robbery suspect

The following is a news release from the Lake Charles Police Department:

On May 1, 2012, at approximately 1:30 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the Iberia Bank, located at 2110 West Pinhook Road, regarding a bank robbery.  According to detectives, the suspect entered the bank and approached a clerk. 

He then produced a small revolver and demanded cash.  The clerk turned over an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect and the suspect then exited the front of the bank.  The suspect was last seen entering a white older model white Chevrolet Trailblazer.

The suspect is described as a white male, 6'00" tall, medium build, wearing a blue blazer, glasses and a hat.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the robbery or the identity of the suspect to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS