Man caught stealing from Goodwill donation bin
NEW IBERIA, LA — Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 31, 2011 at approximately 2:55 a.m. Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Unit apprehended John Willis for stealing items from a donation bin at Goodwill in New Iberia.
Deputies had received reports of prior thefts at Goodwill and were conducting surveillance at the business when they observed an individual steal items from the store’s donation bin. The items included clothes, shoes, a child’s car seat, exercise equipment and other various items.
The items are estimated to be over $500.
The suspect, John Willis of New Iberia was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail.