Man accused of burglary charges, theft wanted by police

A Prairieville man is wanted on several burglary charges, and police are asking the public for help in locating him.

According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Lt. Col. Bobby Webre, 20-year-old Michael Posey Jr. committed a "rash of burglaries" during November 26th – 27th. Posey allegedly robbed six vehicles and a home in Gonzales then attempted to sell the items.

Posey is wanted on six counts of simple burglary, felony theft, theft of a firearm, and several other charges.

The APSO has requested that anyone with knowledge of Posey's whereabouts contact them at 225-321-INFO (4636) or by anonymously texting 847411. You may also contact Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).

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