Posted: Mar 7, 2013 4:47 PM by KATC
Updated: Mar 7, 2013 5:02 PM
Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office made four arrests Thursday morning for theft of crawfish. Patrol deputies discovered four men on Compton Road in Roanoke, LA, parked in a vehicle with no lights. Authorities say they recovered a plastic tub that contained 85 pounds of live crawfish.
Elliott Clark III, 31, of Lake Charles, Isaiah Clark,27, of Lake Charles, Randall Clark of Lake Charles, and Donald Watson Jr., 24, of Lake Charles, were charged with Theft of Crawfish and booked into the Jefferson Davis Parish Jail. Bond was set at $10,000.00 each.
Sheriff Woods has recently received numerous complaints of crawfish thefts from area farmer's. Patrol units are aggressively looking for subjects trespassing and taking crawfish from area fields.