Charges Filed In Griffith Robbery

On March 18, 2024, at approximately 7:14 AM, Griffith officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at a gas station located in the 800 block of N Broad Street, in Griffith.

Upon arrival, officers secured evidence, including eyewitness accounts and surveillance footage. Utilizing this information alongside other technological evidence, officers swiftly located the suspect vehicle and apprehended Rayshawn Vorice at a hotel in Hammond. A subsequent search of the hotel room, authorized by a warrant, led to the discovery of a firearm and US currency. Vorice was transported to the Lake County Jail, where he remains held without bond.

The case was presented to the Lake County Prosecutor’s Office. Rayshawn Vorice, aged 21, of Gary, was formally charged with Armed Robbery (Level 3 Felony) and Possession of Cocaine (Level 6 Felony).

The Griffith Police Department extended its gratitude to the Highland, Lake County, and Hammond Police Departments, as well as the Office of the Lake County Prosecutor, for their assistance in resolving this incident.

Individuals with any information relevant to this case are encouraged to reach out to Detective John Mowery at 219-924-7503 extension 256 or via email at Anonymous tips can also be provided by calling 219-922-3085.

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