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Six Juveniles Arrested for Armed Robbery of Pizza Delivery Drivers

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Six juveniles are under arrest, each facing multiple charges stemming from the armed robbery of two pizza delivery drivers in Lafayette Parish earlier this week.

Posted: Oct 27, 2021 8:29 AM

LAFAYETTE, La. - Six juveniles are under arrest, each facing multiple charges stemming from the armed robbery of two pizza delivery drivers in Lafayette Parish earlier this week.

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Detectives were called out to the 100 block of Windrose Lane in reference to an armed robbery at approximately 10:00 p.m. on Monday, October 25.

Detectives say a large delivery order was called in to the pizza restaurant and when the pair of employees attempted to deliver the order, six masked individuals armed with firearms approached the victims. The suspects demanded money and other items from the victims. A cell phone and the food order were taken during the armed robbery.

Throughout the investigation, Sheriff’s Detectives, with the assistance of the LPSO SWAT Unit, executed a search warrant on a residence where all six juveniles, a pizza delivery bag and the stolen cell phone was located. Four firearms, one reported as stolen, and approximately 2.5 ounces of Marijuana were also located.

All of the suspects were charged and booked into the Lafayette Parish Juvenile Detention Home.

The juveniles were charged with the following:

Juvenile Suspect 1, age 16 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm, Possession of Marijuana, Attempted 2nd Degree Murder (Additional charge from St. Martinville PD) and Theft of a Firearm (Additional Charge from St. Martinville PD)

Juvenile Suspect 2, age 16 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Possession of Marijuana

Juvenile Suspect 3, age 15 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Possession of Marijuana

Juvenile Suspect 4, age 15 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Possession of Marijuana

Juvenile Suspect 5, age 16 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Possession of Marijuana

Juvenile Suspect 6, age 16 – Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Armed Robbery (2 counts), Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Possession of Marijuana

The investigation remains ongoing. No further information is available at this time.

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