Sheriff Craig Webre announced a suspect who stole alcoholic beverages from a convenience store in August was caught on camera committing the same crime at the same store Thursday evening. Detectives obtained surveillance video in both incidents and are again asking for the public’s help to identify the suspect.
At around 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 12, the suspect entered the Jester’s Court Too convenience store, located at 5375 LA Highway 308 in Mathews, and stole several bottles of liquor before fleeing the scene. The suspect was traveling in a 1992-1995 Buick Skylark. The previous incident also occurred during the evening hours on August 10, 2015. In that incident, the suspect fled the scene in a white Dodge Charger after stealing four bottles of liquor.
Anyone with information which can help identify the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Bayou Region at 1-800-743-7433 or by texting “GIVEATIP” plus your message to 274637. Tips can also be submitted using the TipSubmit Mobile application or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org. Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.