Man with fake beard, wig robs credit union on Youree Drive

Man with fake beard, wig robs credit union on Youree Drive

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Police are investigating after a suspect robbed a credit union in Shreveport. It happened around 2 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Barksdale Federal Credit Union, in the 8800 block of Youree Drive.

While on the scene, officers were advised that a black male entered the business wearing a fake beard and wig. Once inside, he demanded money.

On Nov. 21, 2019 just before 2:00 p.m., Shreveport Police officers responded to reports of an armed robbery in the 8800 block of Youree Drive.
On Nov. 21, 2019 just before 2:00 p.m., Shreveport Police officers responded to reports of an armed robbery in the 8800 block of Youree Drive. (Source: Shreveport Police Department)

The victim surrendered an undisclosed amount.

Investigators assigned to the case secured a photograph taken from video surveillance attached to the building.

Detectives are asking anyone who can identify this person to contact Shreveport Caddo Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373, lockemup.org, or via their app, P3Tips.

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