Officials with the Lafayette Police Department have arrested three people they say were responsible for an armed robbery that happened Tuesday, December 13.

Sergeant Robin Green says 23-year-old Quentin Washington, 21-year-old Michael Washington and 25-year-old Dontrayvis Simpson were arrested for allegedly robbing a victim at a store.

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Officials say officers were told that the victim was robbed at gunpoint at around 3:30 that afternoon. In addition, Green says the witnesses also told them the victim was robbed of handgun.

The people who allegedly committed the crime then took off in a car that witnesses were not able to describe.

Sergeant Green says several agencies teamed up with the Lafayette Police Department to arrest the suspects.

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All three men were booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

Green says the following agencies helped in the arrest of the three people:

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office SWAT Team

Lafayette Police Department SWAT Team

Special Investigations Unit

USMS Violent Offenders Task Force


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