Posted: May 27, 2010 4:03 PM by Katie Durio
Updated: May 27, 2010 4:03 PM
The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Eunice Detective Division investigated two separate incidents of copper theft from the Cleco facility located in Eunice.
Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz said, "Thanks to a tip received by St. Landry Crime Stoppers, an arrest has been made by Eunice Sub-station Detectives. The tip helped officers to identify the individual caught on Cleco security video cameras."
Sheriff Guidroz stated "This is a perfect example of how the Crime Stoppers Program works. It is the public helping Law Enforcement to make St. Landry Parish a better place to live."
Arrested was Eric Ray Arabie, 1046 Pelican Road, Basile, La, for two counts burglary, Two counts theft.