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Port Allen police searching for burglar

Darryl Jackson (Source: Port Allen PD) Darryl Jackson (Source: Port Allen PD)
PORT ALLEN, LA (WAFB) -

Port Allen Police are searching for a man they say burglarized a home in the 500 block of California Ave.

While on patrol, a Port Allen Police officer observed a black male subject carrying a television.

As the officer approached the male, he dropped the television and ran off. The male has been identified as Darryl Jackson, 19, of Port Allen.

Additional officers converged on the area and attempted to apprehend Jackson but were unsuccessful. During this time, officers discovered a home in the 500 block of California Ave. had been burglarized and that the TV had come from that residence.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Jackson.  Anyone having any information as to the whereabouts of Jackson is urged to contact our Department at (225) 343-5525 or your local law enforcement agency. 

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