Youngsville Police, Residents Asking For Your Help To Track Down Rim Thieves [Photos]
Do you recognize the car in the surveillance footage below?
If you do, it may help police track down the suspects who stole rims off a pickup truck in a Youngsville neighborhood.
On Friday, a friend of mine told me about rims being stolen from her neighbors truck. They literally left his truck on blocks in his driveway in the Village of Copper Meadow off the Youngsville Highway.
They came into our neighborhood at 1am and spent 1.5 hours scouting things out. They also used our front porch chair to stand on to move motion sensor lights on houses
This is a photo of the truck before the wheels were stolen.
Recently, our media partners at KATC did a story and there was also a visual of a suspected vehicle uploaded to social media.
Youngsville Police Chief Rickey Boudreaux says this is just the latest in a string of similar thefts in the area and believes it's the same group committing these crimes all around Acadiana.
Honestly we were just waiting for our turn, you know, it was happening all around us. We were a little more diligent, I find, because everybody knew it was happening all around us so we discussed it several times in our shift briefings and said look 'our times coming
If you recognize this vehicle, please contact the Youngsville Police Department.