St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office investigators are asking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating a theft suspect.

A sheriff's spokesperson said, on Oct. 12, deputies responded to the report of a theft of a 55-inch television from Wal-Mart in Bayou Vista.

The deputy collected video evidence of a male subject loading a 55” Vizio 4K UHD Smart Television into a shopping cart. The subject later left the store without paying for the item.

If you have information on the crime, or the identity of the suspect, please contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 985-384-1622 or 337-828-1960. Detectives can also be contacted by email at