Suspected Thief captured on video (16-030799)

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

Back on February 20, 2016, Shreveport Police patrol officers were dispatched to Circle K in the 800 block of Olive Street relative to a vehicle theft call. Upon arrival, officers learned that a male suspect stole a white Mercury Monarch four door sedan that was at the gas pumps, when the owner of the vehicle was inside the store. 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