St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith announced that detectives are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in Amelia on Thursday evening.
At around 7:40 pm, on Thursday, December 30, 2021, deputies and detectives responded to a call of an armed robbery that occurred at a local business. Investigators learned that a man had entered the business, produced a handgun, and stole merchandise and cash.
No other information has been released at this time. The investigation is ongoing at this time. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to submit a tip anonymously through the St. Mary Parish website at www.stmaryso.com.