Couple accused of robbing elderly person at Walmart
POSTED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 6:10pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 10:48am
PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (NBC33) — The Sheriff’s Office in Ascension is tracking a couple who they say are responsible for robbing an elderly person at a Prairieville Walmart.
Officials say the elderly victim was robbed of a wallet, and the stolen debit card was used all throughout Ascension Parish. Purchases included multiple gift cards that were later cashed in Harvey, La.
Investigators were able to pull images of the alleged robbers off of surveillance video from various businesses. The male and female suspects were in a light colored, possibly white, 2005 to 2011 Chrysler Town and Country minivan.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at (225) 621-INFO (4636) or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).