Authorities searching for armed robbery suspects - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Authorities searching for armed robbery suspects

Posted: Updated:
Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Authorities are looking for two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery of the Four Corners convenience store Saturday night. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
  • More Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • McNeese known for being a "powerhouse"

    McNeese known for being a "powerhouse"

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:18:58 GMT
    The depth of the McNeese defense is no question this year and could prove to be one of the best squads in some time.With Preseason All-America candidate Everett Ellefsen, returning starter Kevin Dorn, as well as Sean Brown. Then add transfer Brian Hine along with big boys Antonio McGhee Danyel Hunter, also tacking on Aaron Sam who earned Preseason All SLC First Team Recognition. This unit is going to be one hard line to crack. As for the team as a whole, the word used to describe them the mo...More >>
    The depth of the McNeese defense is no question this year and could prove to be one of the best squads in some time.With Preseason All-America candidate Everett Ellefsen, returning starter Kevin Dorn, as well as Sean Brown. Then add transfer Brian Hine along with big boys Antonio McGhee Danyel Hunter, also tacking on Aaron Sam who earned Preseason All SLC First Team Recognition. This unit is going to be one hard line to crack. As for the team as a whole, the word used to describe them the mo...More >>
  • Tip leads to arrests in Welsh

    Tip leads to arrests in Welsh

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:41:16 GMT
    Welsh Police make three arrests after getting a tip about stolen items and drugs in a home on Ronald Street.More >>
    Welsh Police make three arrests after getting a tip about stolen items and drugs in a home on Ronald Street.More >>
  • LC Police ticket door-to-door sales people

    LC Police ticket door-to-door sales people

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:38:11 GMT
    More concerns tonight about door to door salesmen in the area. Two men have been issued citations for selling door to door without a permit. The men claimed to be selling pest control services. It's one of those quiet streets in the University area where people tend to know and look out for each other. So when Loraine Suarez received a knock at the door from someone selling pest control services she was concerned for herself and her neighbors... "When I opened the door this young man kind of...More >>
    More concerns tonight about door to door salesmen in the area. Two men have been issued citations for selling door to door without a permit. The men claimed to be selling pest control services. It's one of those quiet streets in the University area where people tend to know and look out for each other. So when Loraine Suarez received a knock at the door from someone selling pest control services she was concerned for herself and her neighbors... "When I opened the door this young man kind of...More >>
LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) -

Authorities are searching for two men in connection with an armed robbery at a Lake Charles convenience store Saturday night.

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said the men robbed the Four Corners convenience store, 2602 La. 14 East, at around 11:45 p.m.

The suspects have been described as two black men wearing dark colored cloth over their faces. One of the men was wearing military style camo pants and a dark knit cap while the other was wearing green camo pants and a dark hoodie.

"The store clerk said he was approached by two men while in the parking lot after closing the store," Myers said.

The men took an undisclosed amount of money from the clerk, forced him back into the store and then stole several cartons of cigarettes, Myers said.

"The two men then forced the clerk into the trunk of his own car and locked him inside before fleeing on foot," Myers said. "The clerk, who had his keys in his pocket, was able to open the trunk and free himself."

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office at 337-491-3605. Detective Mark Clark is the lead investigator on the case.

Copyright 2014 KPLC. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow