On Monday, July 15, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., Beaumont Police responded to the Dollar General located at 2730 E. Lucas in reference to a Robbery in Progress. Witnesses stated that 3 black males robbed the store, one of which was armed with a firearm. While Officers were in route, a witness told dispatchers that the suspects had fled Eastbound on E. Lucas in a maroon vehicle.
A short time later, Officers observed the suspect vehicle near 11th & Delaware. The Officers attempted to stop the vehicle however, the driver fled west on Delaware, before stopping near Delaware and French. One of the suspects fled on foot, but was apprehended by Officers after a brief search. The two remaining occupants were taken into custody at French and Delaware.
All three suspects (Beaumont residents) were arrested and transported to the Jefferson County Jail, charged with Aggravated Robbery.
The suspects were identified as:
17 year old Abdul Akbar (pictured below with long hair)
17 year old Daniel Boutte (light skinned male with short hair pictured below)
19 year old Waynan Cormier (pictured below in blue with short hair)