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Acadia Crime Stoppers: October 9, 2018

Posted at 5:19 PM, Oct 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 18:22:13-04

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime involving the theft of a trailer and other equipment.

Detectives with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating the felony theft of a utility trailer containing multiple pieces of lawn equipment. It occurred in the 5500 block of Church Point Hwy. in Rayne during the nighttime hours of September 3, 2018.

Unknown suspect(s) used a cutting torch to cut the lock off the utility trailer. Stolen items include several pieces of Shindaiwa equipment including a gas leaf blower, a gas lawn edger and 2 weed eaters, red in color, also stolen was a 60″ Exmark Zero Turn Lawn Mower, gray and red in color. Total estimated value was over $12,000.

If you have any information regarding this crime, you’re urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS or download our P3 app on your mobile device to report your tip anonymously.

All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest in this case.