Man Wanted for Brandishing Firearm at Two Motel Employees

Lafayette Police Department

On Dec. 15, 2020 at approximately 2:30 p.m. at ‪120 E. Kaliste Saloom Road‬ (Discovery Inn), two victims asked an unknown black male suspect located in the parking lot of the motel to leave the premises due to not being a guest.

Posted: Dec 17, 2020 8:27 PM

KADN - The Lafayette Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the below-pictured suspect.

On Dec. 15, 2020 at approximately 2:30 p.m. at ‪120 E. Kaliste Saloom Road‬ (Discovery Inn), two victims asked an unknown black male suspect located in the parking lot of the motel to leave the premises due to not being a guest.

The suspect refused at which time the first victim attempted to use his phone to call ‪911‬. The suspect slapped the phone out of his hand and it fell to the ground. The second victim then used his cell phone to record the altercation at which time the suspect produced a handgun and threatened to "blast" both victims.

The suspect left the scene in a tan or gold older model Honda Accord.

If anyone has any information or can offer any assistance, you are urged to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS. All callers remain anonymous and can earn up to $1,000.00 cash reward.

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