Posted: Sep 25, 2009 3:09 PM by sleonard
Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department have issued 3 arrest warrants for Kurt John (38) of Lafayette. On September 24, 2009, John is alleged to have acquired a book of stolen checks and issued 9 of those checks to businesses within the City of Lafayette. John attempted to issue 2 additional checks at other businesses, but the transaction was declined. Kurt John's criminal activity has caused seven businesses to have a loss of property. Kurt John's warrants were issued for 9 counts of Forgery, 2 counts of Attempted Theft and 7 counts of Theft.
Kurt John was last seen operating a light colored pickup truck with Louisiana license plate number X664794. Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Kurt John is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.