Thibodaux burglary suspect caught in the act
POSTED: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 12:21pm
THIBODAUX, LA — Thibodaux police have arrested a man after he was caught burglarizing a home.
On May 30 at around 5:30 p.m. Thibodaux Police Officers responding to a burglary alarm in the 800 Block of North 8th Street.
They found that the door to the home was forced opened and Alvin Carter, Jr., who claimed to be looking for the home owner, inside of the rummaged through home.
Police contacted the victim, who was working out of town, and found that Carter never had permission to be there.
In fact, the victim, who knew Carter, told Carter to never return to his home.
Carter, 30, was charged with Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling.