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Lafayette Crime Stoppers: March 31, 2019

Posted at 4:02 PM, Apr 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-01 17:45:33-04

In 2018, Lafayette Crime Stoppers received 1,184 tips from callers throughout Acadiana.

From those tips, Lafayette Crime Stoppers assisted Acadiana law enforcement agencies in clearing 257 cases, seizing over $50,000 in illegal drugs with 183 arrests and placing an additional 159 fugitives behind bars.

With those arrests, Crime Stoppers paid out over $31,000 in rewards. And since its inception in 1982, over $600,000 dollars in rewards were paid out.

Acadiana, lets continue to make Lafayette Crime Stoppers a success in 2019 by calling with information about crimes and fugitives.

Remember, if you have any information on a crime or the location of a fugitive, call our tips line day or night.

You too, could earn up to a $1,000 cash reward and remember, all callers remain anonymous.

On behalf of Lafayette Crime Stoppers, I’m Major Jules Broussard.

And I’m Corporal Bridgette Dugas, reminding you it’s safe it’s anonymous and it pays to call Lafayette Crime