Suspected Thief captured on video (16-006938)

A male suspect is being sought in connection with a theft in west Shreveport after evidence of the crime is captured on video surveillance.

Back on January 11, 2016, Shreveport Police patrol officers were dispatched to a local business in the 5100 block of Monkhouse Drive relative to a theft call. Upon arrival, officers learned that a male suspect stole an elderly gentleman’s wallet from his person, and then fled the scene in an unknown direction. 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. Authorities are urging anyone with information about the crime to contact Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373 or on www.lockemup.org