ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is actively seeking information for at least one person and a vehicle involved in three car wash burglaries in the Ascension area, along with other car wash burglaries in neighboring parishes, according to Chief Deputy Tony Bacala.
On Friday, March 13, deputies were called to the Dutchtown Express carwash located on Highway 73 in Prairieville in reference to a car wash burglary. The security video captured two subjects driving a silver 4-door Jaguar pull up to the cash machine.
The driver, a male wearing a blue jumpsuit and a baseball cap, was seen getting out of the vehicle, drilling into the cash machine and taking the quarters. The other occupant did not get out of the car.
On Wednesday, March 18, at the Sorrento Car wash on John Leblanc Boulevard, the same suspect was seen drilling the screws out of the change machine.
On Thursday, March 19, deputies responded to AAA Car wash, located in Prairieville where security video captured a male with tattooed forearms driving a light colored, 4-door Jaguar. He can be seen using a drill on two car wash bays.
Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect(s) or any information of this incident is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by calling Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.