Lafayette police seek a masked robber with plastic bags on feet

Police: Man pulled knife

LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Police are searching for a masked robber who held up a Lafayette convenience store wearing plastic grocery bags on his feet.

The Village Pantry at 1805 Brady Lane was robbed just before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

A man came into the store, pulled out a knife and demanded cash from the clerk, police said.

The robber was described as white, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 150 pounds with a medium build.

He was wearing a green camouflage jacket, blue jeans and a black ski mask, along with grocery bags over his shoes.

The clerk was not injured.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Detective Sgt. Brian Phillips at 765-807-1258, the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at 800-782-7463.

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