PRESS RELEASE From: Police Department Contact: Public Information Officer, Lt. Malcolm Dupre Date: August 10, 2004
City of Thibodaux 1309 Canal Blvd. Thibodaux, LA 70301 985-446-7214
Theft on Hale Drive
Thibodaux Police Department Detective Division is currentlyinvestigating a theft that occurred on Hale Drive, located in Acadia Woods, inthe City of Thibodaux.Thisoccurred in the early morning hours of August 8th.In this theft, several perpetrators entered the home andforced the occupants, against their will, to remain in the residence while itwas ransacked and several items involving DVDís, a gun, gaming systems weretaken.
The suspects also broke into a family vehicle parked in thegarage and stole music equipment from within the vehicle.
Detectives following up on several leads have recoveredover two thousand dollars in merchandise that was stolen form this home andvehicle on Hale Drive.Other leadsare being investigated and arrests of all involved are expected very soon.
The Detective Division is also following up on leadsgathered in the investigation of the robbery that occurred on Wednesdayafternoon, August 4th at Raeco Superette on Canal Blvd.These leads have given investigators a good suspect in this robbery andan arrest here is also expected in the very near future.