WANTED: Search underway after man reportedly stole from Walmart on Burbank

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A manhunt for a suspected thief is underway in south Baton Rouge.

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office deputies have been looking for a 32-year-old man named Nathaniel Vessel. Officials have been searching in the Burbank area since before noon.

Authorities say Vessel is accused of stealing from Walmart and also has several bench warrants out. Anyone with information on Vessel's whereabouts should call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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