BR man allegedly steals wallet from 79-yr-old man, charges hundreds on credit card
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Baton Rouge Police are trying to identify the man in this photo. The suspect was allegedly involved in stealing a wallet from a 79-year-old man on June 8, at the Race Trac on South Sherwood Forest.
The victim was loading some items into his vehicle when the suspect came from behind and snatched his wallet.
Police say the suspect then went to numerous stores around Baton Rouge using the victim’s credit card to buy items worth over $500.00.
The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, thin build, in his 20’s, having dark curly hair and a tattoo on his right forearm. The suspect was last scene driving a white work van with white metal carriers on the roof.
Anyone with information on this individual is urged to contact the Armed Robbery Division at 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.