Surveillance video shows suspect walk out of store carrying 30 cartons of cigarettes

PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (WAFB) - Investigators have released video of the man who walked out of a store carrying more than two dozen cartons of cigarettes without paying for them.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office reported it happened at the Dollar General on Airline Highway in Prairieville on Sunday.

According to deputies, the unidentified suspect walked away with about 30 cartons of cigarettes in a cardboard box. They added the cigarettes are worth about $1,200.

Anyone with information on this theft is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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