Suspect climbs pipe to steal from Gonzales car wash

Man climbs pipe to steal from Gonzales car wash

GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Ascension Parish Police are attempting to find a man accused of stealing money from a Gonzales car wash.

APSO Major Kevin Hanna says a suspect was captured on surveillance video climbing a pipe to the roof of the Bay Wash Carwash.

Authorities say the suspect cut through a mechanical room, entered the building, and destroyed a change machine to get to the money inside. The suspect was able to flee the scene with about $400 in quarters and small bills.

Anyone with more information on this case is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-4636, or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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