Lake Charles man charged with robbery - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Charles man charged with robbery

Lloyd Anthony Higginbotham. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department) Lloyd Anthony Higginbotham. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

A 46-year-old Lake Charles man has been arrested on a charge of simple robbery, city police said.

Deputy Chief Mark Kraus said Lloyd Anthony Higginbotham was arrested Tuesday and has been accused of robbing a local convenience store on June 22.

"(Higginbotham) attacked the store clerk and forcibly took two cartons of cigarettes that she was holding," Kraus said Monday in a news release.

Bond was set at $45,000.

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