Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons who stole several hundred gallons of diesel fuel and other items from a Cut Off business.
On the night of Tuesday, October 16, deputies were called to a business on East 40th Street about a possible burglary of a business. Upon arrival deputies learned that a large amount of diesel had been spilled around a tank at the rear of the business. There was also evidence of forced entry at a gate near the tank. Approximately 1,400 gallons of diesel was reported missing along with an orange Husqvarna chainsaw and two 25-pound rolls of copper.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Bayou Region Crime Stoppers at 1-800-743-7433 or by texting GIVEATIP plus your message to 274637. Information can also be submitted online at www.crimestoppersbr.org or by using the TipSubmit Mobile application on your iPhone or Android device. Tipsters can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.