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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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Reward Offered In Raceland Library Burglary Case

Reward Offered In Raceland Library Burglary Case

A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for a burglary which occurred at a public library in Raceland last week.

On Monday, August 5, deputies responded to the Lafourche Parish Public Library Raceland Branch located at 177 Recreation Drive in Raceland. Library workers discovered a rear door unlocked when they arrived shortly before 10 a.m. on Monday. They also discovered forced entry had been made into an internal office and that cash and electronic devices were missing.

Detectives are asking for the public’s help to solve this crime which occurred at some point between 6 p.m. on Friday, August 2, and 10 a.m. on Monday, August 5.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact Bayou Region Crime Stoppers at 1-800-743-7433 or by texting “GIVEATIP” plus your message to 274637. Tips can also be submitted using the TipSubmit Mobile application or online at or via the “Submit a Tip” tab on the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office official Facebook Page.

Tipsters can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.