Authorities Looking For Man Accused Of Scamming Store Clerk
A man accused of pulling a quick change scam on a store clerk at Miss Mamie's on 257 Austria Road around 8:30 p.m. on October 13 is still on the loose and officers with the Duson Police Department need your help catching him.
Authorities say the suspect - described as a black male in his 40's or 50's, wearing a purple polo, khaki pants and an LSU cap - used a $50 bill to pay the store clerk. During the transaction the subject asked for his change in different denominations, changing his mind each time and confusing the cashier before leaving with an undisclosed amount of money.
He was seen getting into the passenger side of a black Nissan sedan occupied by at least 2 other individuals.
If you have any information regarding this crime, you’re urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS or download the P3 app on your mobile device to report your tip anonymously.
All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest in this case.