CASE UPDATE - May 14, 2020 - Detectives of the Bossier City Police Department Violent Crimes Unit identified the man who attempted to rob the Money Center of the Walmart on Airline Drive as 77-year-old Ronnie Dean Seymour of Texarkana, Arkansas. Detectives obtained a warrant for his arrest. Seymour was taken into custody on May 14, 2020 on the warrant for attempted armed robbery. He was booked into the Bi-State Jail Facility in Texarkana, Texas. Bond is set at $350,000.
ORIGINAL RELEASE - May 7, 2020 - Bossier City Police Seeking Information on Attempted Armed Robbery Suspect
Detectives with the Bossier City Violent Crimes Division are asking for the public’s assistance in helping to identify a white male suspect who attempted to rob the Money Center of the Wal-Mart Supercenter on Airline Drive. Just prior to 4:00 p.m. today, May 7, 2020, a Bossier City police officer was flagged down and responded to the incident. No injuries were reported. No money was stolen from the business. During the investigation, surveillance footage was obtained. The video depicts a white male wearing a black security guard jacket and a black hat with the word security on the front of it. The suspect produced a handgun and demanded money from a cashier at the Money Center. The suspect was wearing a face mask. It also appears that the suspect may have been wearing a gray colored wig. The suspect appears to be over the age of thirty-five, weighing an estimated 200 pounds, and approximately five feet eight inches tall. Anyone who may have information on the crime is asked to contact the Bossier City Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 318-741-8611.
Attempted Armed Robbery Suspect
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