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Man arrested for allegedly stealing rocking chairs

Stevie Ennis (Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office) Stevie Ennis (Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Denham Springs man has been arrested for allegedly stealing rocking chairs.

Stevie Ennis, 43, is accused of taking the chairs from the porch of a home in the 16000 block of Lynnwood Dr on January 22.

According to reports, a caller saw Ennis put the chairs in the back of a blue Dodge Ram, then drove off around 1:30 p.m.  Sheriff's deputies spotted the truck and followed it until it stopped on Jones Street, where the driver got out and ran.

Ennis was found hiding in a dumpster and arrested.  He has been charged with five counts of theft and four counts of illegal possession of stolen things.

Several items were recovered, reportedly stolen from the exteriors of three homes in the 3000 block of Berkley Hill Avenue and from one home in the 10000 block of Carmel Dr.

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