Crime of the Week, Public Information

Crime of the Week is released by Crime Stoppers once a week. This release has to do with a crime which is being highlighted by law enforcement for additional information. This release normally occurs on Tuesdays.

February 5th, 2016

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the theft of a black utility trailer that occurred sometime between noon on December 28th and 5:30 p.m. on December 29th, 2015, from the 400 block of E. Pine St.

Loaded on the utility trailer and also stolen were two camo colored Kawasaki ATV’s, one green Artic Cat ATV (with the seats missing), and a red cement saw.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

January 6th, 2016

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to locate a suspect and identify his accomplices.

Crowley Police are investigating an armed robbery which occurred inside the AT&T Store located at 753 Odd Fellows Rd. on December 29, 2015, at approx. 7:00 p.m.

Crowley Police have identified one of the four suspects as Travis L. Finley, 34, of Eunice. He is described as a black male, 5’10” in height, weighing 180 pounds. Finley’s last known address is 430 Mill St., in Eunice. A warrant for his arrest for armed robbery has been issued.

Crowley police are also trying to ID known associates of Finley as it is believed the three unknown black male suspects have close ties to him.

If you have any information regarding his whereabouts or can ID his associates you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

December 31st, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating a burglary which occurred at Hank’s Tire Services, located at 202 W. 2nd St., on November 30, 2015, at approx. 10:10 p.m.

The suspect was captured on video surveillance breaking into a vending machine and is described as a white male with a tall, thin build, bald head and wearing glasses. He was seen wearing a light color cap upon exiting from the front passenger side of a white ‘02 Dodge Durango. He returned at 11:28 p.m. and this time exits from the passenger side of an older model blue and white two-tone Ford truck.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

December 21st, 2015

PUPPIES

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

On December 7, 2015, the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of 10 puppies being stolen from the 1000 block of West Plaquemine in Church Point between 7:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Unknown suspect(s) entered the kennel and stole the litter of puppies. They’re described as four week old American Bully Pits mostly chocolate in color.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

December 11th, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating an unauthorized use of an access card that occurred at Shop Rite on South Parkerson and Wal-Mart the morning of October 27, 2015.

The suspect is described as a white male, slim build, with a chin strap beard, wearing a dark green shirt, shorts, and camouflage cap. He was seen leaving in a silver 4-door car with a tail fin.

If you can identify this suspect, or have any information regarding any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

December 2nd, 2015

Rayne theft

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Rayne Police Department is investigating the theft of a firearm from a business in the 100 block of Louisiana Ave. that occurred on November 24, 2015, at approx. 10:35 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male with a dark complexion and a medium build wearing a khaki jacket and dark pants. Stolen was a .22 caliber tactical rifle valued at $1,100.00.

If you can identify this individual or have information regarding any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

November 24th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the theft of motorcycle from the 1400 block of E. Northern Ave. that occurred on or before November 1, 2015.

Unknown suspect(s) entered the garage and stole a 2004 Harley-Davidson Roadster Motorcycle, maroon in color.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

November 24th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the theft of outdoor equipment stolen during the evening or early morning hours of October 21st or 22nd, 2015, from Redemptorist Catholic Elementary located at 606 S. Ave. N.

Unknown suspect(s) entered a storage shed and stole a red & black Troy-Bilt 540 Series push mower, a red & grey Troy-Bilt pressure washer, and an orange & grey Stihl leaf blower.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

November 10th, 2015

tornado dr burglary

The Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary that occurred in the 2300 block of Tornado Dr. in Church Point, on or before October 24, 2015.

Unknown suspect(s) gained entry into the building and stole 3 Honda four wheelers, a welding machine, an industrial utility trailer, a black tiller and assorted electrical tools. Pictures are not of the actual items.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

November 6th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the theft of outdoor equipment from Lowe’s that occurred on or about October 19, 2015.

Stolen were a 22 HP 54” Zero Turn John Deere mower, a Troy-Bilt XP 3000 pressure washer, and a Husqvarna 160cc 22” self-propelled FWD mower.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

November 6th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the theft of a black 10’ utility trailer that occurred in the 300 block of W. Walnut St. on September 30th or October 1st, 2015. The trailer has a rear drop gate and a bent tongue jack.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

October 27th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred in the 1100 block of W. 15th St. sometime between August 12th and October 12th, 2015.

Forced entry was made and the suspects stole numerous items including a new Centennial washer and dryer, a new stainless steel Whirlpool smooth surface electric range, a large quantity of DVD’s, and a model car collection.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

October 27th, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating an unauthorized use of credit card that occurred at Walmart on August 25, 2015, right after midnight.

The first suspect is a white female, heavy build, dark hair with a wide blonde stripe down the center of her head. She was wearing a black and white shirt and dark pants. The second suspect is a black male, medium build, wearing a black tank top and blue jeans. They were seen leaving in a dark color 4-door car.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

October 15th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating an unauthorized use of credit card that occurred at Walmart on August 25, 2015, right after midnight.

The first suspect is a white female, heavy build, dark hair with a wide blonde stripe down the center of her head. She was wearing a black and white shirt and dark pants. The second suspect is a black male, medium build, wearing a black tank top and blue jeans. They were seen leaving in a dark color 4-door car.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

October 9th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to locate five wanted fugitives.

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Kevin D. Breaux, II is described as a white male, 21, 5’8” in height, weighing 170 pounds, with short blonde hair. His last known address is 213 Plaquemine St. in Estherwood.  Breaux is wanted for Possession of Marijuana.

brown, joseph

Joseph J. Brown is described as a black male, 33, 5’8” in height, weighing 170 pounds, with short black hair. His last known address is 710 W. 6th St. in Crowley. Brown is wanted for Possession of Phencyclidine (PCP) and Possession of Marijuana.

lavergne, erin

Erin Lavergne is described as a white female, 34, 5’4” in height, weighing 147 pounds with black hair. Her last known address is 712 N. Ave. N in Crowley. Lavergne is wanted for Possession of Oxycodone.

thomas, deneris

Deneris Thomas is described as a black male, 23, 5’3” in height, weighing 110 pounds with short black hair. His last known address is on Spann Ave. in Crowley. Thomas is wanted for Possession of Marijuana.

trahan, chace

Chace Trahan is described as a white male, 24, 5’6” in height, weighing 165 pounds, with short brown hair. His last known address is 321 W. 12th St. in Crowley. Trahan is wanted for Possession of Marijuana.

If you have any information regarding these fugitives or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

October 2nd, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for vandalizing numerous vehicles in various locations around the city.

The suspect(s) used rocks to bust vehicle windows during the night and/or early morning hours of Saturday, September 26th – Sunday, September 27th.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

September 25th, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to identify a suspect.

Crowley Police Department is investigating a robbery which occurred inside McDonald’s on September 17, 2015, at approx. 7:10 p.m.

The suspect was described as a black male, with a tall, slim build and a light complexion. He was wearing what resembled a McDonald’s maintenance uniform which consisted of short pants, short sleeve button down shirt, black shoes, and a McDonald’s sun visor.

If you have any information regarding this suspect or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

September 18th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred during the afternoon of September 9, 2015, in the 1000 block of S. Ave. C.

It is believed that entry was made through the front door and once inside, unknown suspect(s) stole a black Kindle Fire HD and medication.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

September 1st, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to identify two persons of interest.

The Rayne Police Department is investigating several complaints of unauthorized use of an access card which occurred recently at several local businesses.

These two persons of interest were captured on video surveillance and are described as white males, approx. 40-50 years of age, with medium builds. They may reside in the Crowley/Eunice area.

If you can identify either of these men or have information on any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.

August 28th, 2015

Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish needs your help to solve a crime.

The Crowley Police Department is investigating the felony theft of a trailer and riding mower that occurred in the 100 block of E. Walnut St. right before midnight on August 19, 2015.

The suspect’s vehicle is believed to be a dark color GMC or Chevrolet 4-dr., 4×4 truck with a crew cab, blacked-out windows and a lift kit. Stolen were a black utility trailer with white lettering on the tires and a black & yellow 25hp Zero-turn Kohler riding mower.

If you have any information regarding this crime or any other crime, you are urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477. All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward.

And remember, it’s their name we want not yours.