A Houma man is the person police say is responsible for a theft of several items from the Bayou Vista Walmart on June 17.

St. Mary Parish Sheriff's deputies say 43-year-old Willie Holmes, Jr. who lives at 210 Caprie Court in Houmas is the man who made off with a variety of items in his shopping cart that day.

The items he took included:

  • A pressure washer
  • Car covers
  • Hoses
  • Fishing poles

A tip came in from the Terrebonee Sheriff's Office identifying Holmes, currently in their jail, as the person who committed the crime in St. Mary Parish. suspect as Holmes who is in jail in that parish.

Holmes will eventually be booked on the theft warrant from St. Mary Parish.