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Port Barre PD searches for suspects wanted for vehicle burglaries

Port Barre Police investigate home burglary, ask residents to be aware
Posted at 4:37 PM, Sep 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-30 17:52:55-04

The Port Barre police received three complaints of vehicles being burglarized in the area of Cora Miller, Palm and Felicite Streets in the early hours of Wednesday.

Suspects were reported rummaging through a string of vehicles, one vehicle being locked and windows partially open, police say.

Items reported missing: car keys, medication and two pistols.

Some video has been obtained and police are actively investigating.

Port Barre are asking the public to help by reporting suspicious people and activity immediately by calling (337) 585-6212 or 911.

Police say to please avoid reporting emergencies or active crimes in action to our Facebook page or messenger. It may not be seen right away, and will delay police response time.

Police ask for citizens to: Please lock your vehicles, don’t leave firearms or keys in your vehicles, coordinate with your neighbors to alert each other and police of suspicious activity, use alarm and camera systems if you can, light up the area you park your vehicles.

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