Attempted Armed Robbery – August 20, 2022


August 20, 2022

Clery incident

Attempted Armed Robbery


South Campus Drive between Highland Road and East Campus Drive


LSU Police have been notified of an armed robbery that occurred on South Campus Drive overnight. The victim was shot during the altercation and was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. This remains an active investigation, and if you have any information related to the incident, please contact LSU Police. 

Submit anonymous information to LSU Police or call directly at 225-578-3231.


LSUPD investigated the Aug. 19 attempted armed robbery and shooting and found it was not a random crime and involved two individuals who were known to each other. A warrant is out for the suspect’s arrest.