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Three men sought in Lockport armed robbery

Three men sought in Lockport armed robbery

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre and Lockport Chief of Police Warren Vedros announced a reward is being offered for information related to an armed robbery which occurred in Lockport Monday morning. Shortly after 11:30 a.m. on Monday, February 2, Lockport Police and Lafourche Parish Sheriff's deputies responded to a call of an armed robbery which had just occurred outside a Lockport business.

Three unidentified men wearing masks held up another man at gunpoint and stole an undetermined amount of cash as well as a 2013 Ford Taurus. A video system inside the stolen car captured video of the suspects before they abandoned the car, presumably fleeing the area in another unknown vehicle.

Investigators are asking for your help in solving this crime. Anyone who can identify the suspects, or anyone with any relevant information on this crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433 or by texting "GIVEATIP" plus your message to 274637. Tips can also be submitted using the TipSubmit Mobile application or online at Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.