UPDATE: A Second suspect has been arrested. Frank Robertson age 41 of Lafayette, La. has been identified as the second suspect involved in Thursday nights armed Robberies
Robertson was taken into custody on Sampson St. in Lafayette, with the assistance of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office.
He will also be facing (3) counts of armed robbery and possession of a firearm with and obliterated serial number.
Robertson will be booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail.
A special thanks to the deputies of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s office who worked with Opelousas Police to get these dangerous offenders of the streets a short time.
Also thanks to all the concerned persons who gave valuable information related to the investigation.
Opelousas Police has identified the suspect involved in the armed robbery of several persons near the Wal-Mart Supercenter on Creswell Lane in Opelousas.
31-year-old Kayvyon Sapp of Opelousas has been taken into custody and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center then will be transferred to the St. Landry Parish Jail. Sapp will be booked on three counts of armed robbery.
More charges are pending and additional arrests are expected. This investigation is still ongoing.