Suspected shoplifter captured on video (16-058952)

A female suspect is being sought in connection with a shoplifting from an east Shreveport business after evidence of the crime is captured on camera.

Back on April 5, 2016, Shreveport Police patrol officers were dispatched to JC Penny Department Store in the 7400 block of Youree Drive relative to a shoplifting call. Upon arrival, officers learned that a female suspect walked into the business, stole numerous items from inside the store, then fled the scene in a dark colored sedan. The suspect’s actions were caught on surveillance video.

Shreveport Police investigators were advised of the incident and launched a subsequent investigation. Images from the crime have been released in efforts to identify and ultimately apprehend the person responsible for the crime. The Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers will pay up to 350.00 for anyone with information about this crime; contact Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373 or