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VPSO looking for boat stolen from Abbeville

Posted at 1:33 PM, Mar 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-26 14:33:25-04

Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a boat last seen on South Hospital Drive in Abbeville.

The boat was last seen in a crawfish pond on South Hospital Drive near the bridge that crosses Youngs North Coulee. The boat was last seen on Sunday March 24, at approximately 11 AM and was discovered stolen on March 25, at approximately 7a.m.

It is believed that the boat was loaded onto a trailer that was brought to the scene by the persons responsible for the theft.

The boat is described as a 17 foot river trail tunnel hull boat, green in color. The motor is a 2009 34 HP Vanguard Pro Drive equipped with tiller handle, trim, and reverse.

Here are photos of the motor:

Anyone with information on the case is encouraged to contact the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division at (337) 898-4403.