Police in Lafayette, LA helped a man recover his stolen phone from a suspected robber on Tuesday…by luring the suspect into custody through a dating app.
27-year old Leroy Hebert was arrested after officers convinced him to meet them at a local hotel for what he thought was going to be a date.
Officers had disguised themselves by using a dating app and a selfie of the suspect that the owner of the phone was able to recover online.
Hebert, expecting a date, was instead taken to a local jail and booked on armed robbery charges.
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