Multiple suspects reportedly rob Ferriday man in his yard

Published 1:02 am Saturday, April 8, 2017

FERRIDAY — Ferriday police are seeking approximately four suspects after they allegedly robbed a man in his yard Friday morning.

Police reported four suspects assumed to be men in dark clothes with guns forced a man to the ground in his yard on Georgia Avenue at approximately 1:30 a.m.

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The suspects told the victim they would kill him if he moved and proceeded to take his wallet and identification. After taking an undetermined amount of cash, police reported at least one of the suspects fired three bullets in the air.

Police reported the victim did not see the suspects enter a vehicle.

The victim was not injured, police reported.

Approximately an hour later, Ferriday police reported a similar incident occurred — four men wearing dark clothes with guns robbed someone in the Clayton area.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ferriday Police Department Investigator Richard Madison at 318-757-3606.