RPSO investigating Family Dollar store robbery in Tioga

TIOGA, La. (RPSO) - RPSO received a report on March 26 of an armed robbery at the Family Dollar store in Tioga around 9:17 p.m.


Deputies immediately responded to the store, but the suspect had already fled the area. According to evidence at the scene, the suspect appeared to be a black male, approximately 6’-6’2” in height. He entered the store, produced a handgun and robbed the cashier of an undetermined amount of money. No injuries were reported.

Sheriff's Detectives say their investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information on this robbery, they are asked to contact the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office at 318-473-6700, Criminal Investigations at 318-473-6727 or Crime Stoppers at 318-443-7867.

All callers to Crime Stoppers may remain anonymous.