Authorities looking for felony theft suspect
POSTED: Friday, March 4, 2011 - 3:25pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 4, 2011 - 7:20pm
NEW IBERIA, La (NBC33) – A warrant has been issued by the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office for a man accused of stealing $10,000 worth of electric motors and metal.
On Feb. 25, the items were stolen from Cajun Sugar Co-op; the items were sold at New Iberia scrap metal yard on March 1. Upon learning of the theft, the items were returned to Cajun Sugar Co-op.
John Mitchell, 44, has been issued a warrant for Felony Theft.
If anyone has information on Mitchell’s location, please contact the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-369-3711.