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Thibodaux woman arrested for vehicle burglaries in Raceland

Thibodaux woman arrested for vehicle burglaries in Raceland

Jessica Pledger, (age 31) of Thibodaux, was arrested for her involvement in several vehicle burglaries.

Just before 9 a.m. on Wednesday, deputies responded to a business on U.S. Highway 90 East in Raceland in reference to several vehicles being burglarized.

Through investigation, deputies learned a female subject, later identified as Pledger, was observed on surveillance video entering five vehicles that had been left unlocked stealing several miscellaneous items from the vehicles.

During the investigation, deputies in the Lockport area had made contact with a suspicious female subject who was identified as Pledger.

Deputies were able to link Pledger to the burglaries, and she was arrested for five (5) counts of Simple Burglary of a Motor Vehicle.

She was transported to the Lafourche Parish Detention Center in Thibodaux where she was booked accordingly. Her bond is set at $10,000.