Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for burglarizing a Thibodaux church this past week.
Through investigation, detectives learned that several pieces of electronic equipment and a donation jar containing an undetermined amount of money were taken from the Old Fountain Baptist Church at 615 Highway 308 in Thibodaux at some point between 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 1 and 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 3,. Church officials also discovered forced entry was made into several locked closets and filing cabinets. Detectives learned a person or persons entered the church through one of the windows.
Investigators are asking for your help in solving this crime. To submit information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433 or text “GIVEATIP” plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES). Tips can also be submitted via the TipSubmit Mobile application or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org. A tipster could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.