Police search for 'baby face burglar'

Derrick Daniel Christiana (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department)
Derrick Daniel Christiana (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are asking for help finding a young looking suspect they have given the nickname "baby face burglar."

The Baton Rouge Police Department said Derrick Daniel Christiana, 25, is accused of breaking into a home in the 800 block of Maxine Drive on June 16. According to investigators, Christiana stole several checks belonging to the homeowner. Several days later, more than $2,000 worth of checks was cashed from the victim's account.

Christiana is described as 6'0" tall and weighs about 195 pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes and a youthful face.

He is wanted on charges of simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling and bank fraud.

If you have any information about him, contact Crime Stoppers at 344-7867, text CS225 plus your message to CRIMES (274637) or anonymously or go to www.crimestoppersbr.com.

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