Suspect uses counterfeit check to steal from Walmart

Source: Gonzales Police Department
Source: Gonzales Police Department

GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Police are looking for a man accused of using a fake check to steal nearly $1,000 worth of merchandise from Walmart.

The Gonzales Police Department is trying to identify the suspect and is asking for the public's help to do so.

Detectives said he used a check for $817.83 at the Walmart in Gonzales on June 8. They added the counterfeit check contained the stolen identity of a Baton Rouge couple.

Police reported the suspect was driving a dark-colored SUV, possibly a black Dodge Durango.

If you recognize him or have any information that could help police, call 225-647-9572.

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