Jul 6, 2014 10:18 PM by Cecilia Stevenson
Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a robbery at Cash Magic Casino early this morning on LA 94 in Breaux Bridge.
When officers arrived at the casino, just after 1 a.m., witnesses described the suspect as a black male wearing dark colored pants, a blue shirt and a black stocking cap entered the casino. Police report the suspect allegedly robbed the cashier and fled on foot out of the front door.
The suspect was captured on video and following an investigation into the robbery.
Officers with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office and Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Deputies searched the area for the suspect.
Shortly after 5:00 a.m. this morning, St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office Investigators arrested Cody Broussard, 29, Breaux Bridge, without incident at his residence. He was not armed when he committed the robbery and there are no reports of injuries.
Broussard was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center, and charged with Simple Robbery.
No bond has not been set.
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