Deputies look for man suspected of dumping contraband in trash

Deputies look for man suspected of dumping contraband in trash

ST. MARY PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for help to identify a suspect accused of dumping contraband near the parish jail.

Corrections officers at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center observed a man on surveillance footage dropping a package into a trashcan around 8:20 a.m. on Sunday, June 19.

According to reports, the package was later intercepted and found to contain cell phones and other contraband.

Detectives are currently working to identify the man and urge anyone with information to contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's at (377) 828-1960 or crimewatch@stmaryso.com.

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