Oct 29, 2013 4:35 PM by KATC
Tips from the public lead to the arrest of a 17-year-old Bayou Vista teen for allegedly shoplifting.
On Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at 6:00 p.m., the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of shoplifting at Walmart in Bayou Vista. According to deputies, a shoplifter pushed and attempted to punch an employee before running from the store. After releasing a photo of the suspect to the public, St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office received several tips that included information that led to the identification, location, and arrest of Keith Tillman.
Tillman was arrested on October 29, 2013 at 12:27 pm and charged with theft of goods and simple battery.