SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Deputies looking for two accused of stealing hundreds in fishing equipment, thousands in tools

SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Deputies looking for two accused of stealing hundreds in fishing equipment, thousands in tools
A man reportedly stole between $400 and $500 worth of fishing gear from a home in the Shenandoah area. (Source: Homeowner)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office are currently looking for two people accused of stealing hundreds of dollars of fishing gear from a home in the Shenandoah area and thousands of dollars worth of tools from a shed on Brunswick Avenue.

EBRSO says one of the incidents happened Monday, Sept. 2 around 4:40 p.m. in the 5900 block of Fort Clarke Drive North in the Shenandoah area. The homeowner says he was home with a friend at the time of the theft when someone walked into his garage and took his brand new weed eater and a tackle bag for freshwater fishing containing bait and a couple of reels.

Deputies believe this man is responsible for theft on Fort Clarke Drive North and Brunswick Avenue.
Deputies believe this man is responsible for theft on Fort Clarke Drive North and Brunswick Avenue. (Source: EBRSO)
SURVEILLANCE FOOTAGE: Fort Clarke North fishing gear burglary

It’s estimated about $400 to $500 worth of merchandise was taken.

EBRSO officials believe the same people are responsible for a theft in the 11300 block of Brunswick Avenue that happened Sunday, Sept. 1. Two men were reportedly seen stealing thousands of dollars worth of tools and equipment from a carport and shed. Approximately $2,000 worth of merchandise was taken. The alleged thieves left in a light-colored 4-door hatchback sedan, officials say.

Deputies with EBRSO believe the people responsible for a theft on Brunswick Avenue left in this vehicle.
Deputies with EBRSO believe the people responsible for a theft on Brunswick Avenue left in this vehicle. (Source: EBRSO)

Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call EBRSO at 225-389-5000 or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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