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Deputies: Robber breaks into home, snatches phone out of woman's hand

LAFOURCHE PARISH, LA (WVUE) -

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is offering a reward for help finding the person who robbed a Thibodaux woman on Sunday at around 12:15 p.m.

Investigators say a man armed with a handgun entered the home on St. Mary Street through a rear door. The subject stole a smart phone from the hands of an elderly resident, ran to a bedroom and then exited the home.

The suspect is described at 6'0" tall and was wearing a jacket or sweatshirt with a hood and black and grey stripes, and black pants. He had a blue bandanna covering his face during the robbery.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about the robbery to call Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433. Tipsters can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest. 

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