Posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017. 7:54 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: A minor attempting to rob a restaurant in Ladyville with a pellet gun has been arrested and detained by police.
According to police reports at 10: 50 last night Ladyville Police received reports of an attempted robbery at New Hope Restaurant.
However, when officers arrived on the scene the minor had already left.
Police quickly reviewed footage of the surveillance cameras which caught the minor in the act.
The authorities quickly located him and conducted a search which led to the discovery of a handgun which later turned out to be an air gun (pellet).
Police have not yet charged the minor.
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