SJSO looking for couple regarding debit card theft
Detectives with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s help with identifying and locating this man and woman who are suspects in the theft of a debit card. On May 19, 2020, a customer dropped a debit card in Walmart in LaPlace. A female customer, pictured, retrieved the debit card shortly after it fell onto the floor then she exited the store. A short time later, the female subject re-entered the business where she and a male subject, pictured, purchased about $1,200 worth of merchandise using the debit card. The male subject exited the store with the merchandise; while the female exited a short time after the male subject.
Anyone with information on the identity and location of these suspects are is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Division at (504) 494-3500, the SJSO Tips Line at 985-359-TIPS, or submit a crime tip through the SJSO website at http://stjohnsheriff.org/forms/forms/crime-tips/
UPDATE TO ORIGINAL STORY: Sheriff Mike Tregre conveys his thanks to the community for its help in identifying this suspect. ... read more