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Acadia Crime Stoppers: Help needed solving home invastion

Posted at 4:37 PM, Jun 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-11 18:38:06-04

Detectives with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a home invasion which occurred at 12:30 a.m. on June 3, 2019. The incident occurred in the 1100 block of Bayou Plaquemine Rd., north of Crowley. Forced entry was used to gain access into the residence by breaking a front door glass sidelight, according to Sheriff KP Gibson.

The suspect was described as having a thin build, armed with a crowbar. He forced his way into the elderly victim’s bedroom and demanded money. Stolen items include a Springfield XD 40 cal. pistol, a Samsung Galaxy J7 and a wallet.

If you have any information regarding this crime, you’re urged to call the tips line at (337) 789-TIPS or download the P3 app on your mobile device to report an anonymous tip..

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