Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for burglarizing a quarter barge last week in Larose. The barge was docked in Bayou Lafourche alongside LA Highway 308 near East 11th Street.
The burglary was reported on Monday, November 26 when the owners first noticed damage to a door and window. A laptop and a safety fire axe were stolen in the burglary, and several items were damaged including a large-screen, high-definition television, a large life raft, and several fire detectors.
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 http://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.