Lafayette Police are investigating after an attempted robbery in the 100 block of Peppermill Drive.

Police say the two women were sitting outside of their home when they say a black male suspect approached them.

They say he pulled out a handgun and demanded money, but neither of the victims responded to the suspect.

The suspect fled, and no injuries were reported.

The victims describe the suspect as being a middle aged man wearing a light colored hooded sweat shirt and blue jean shorts.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.