Woman Arrested for Theft of Items From Cemetery
On Friday morning, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding a female who was observed stealing flowers from St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Cemetery in Cecilia.
Lagrange has been arrested and booked with simple burglary.
Two previous reports of thefts were currently being investigated by police dating back to December.
It has now been revealed that several other thefts went unreported as other victims have come out to report recent thefts of items from the cemetery
Any other persons who wish to report a theft from St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Cemetery or who may have information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071.
If you do have information on this crime and wish to remain anonymous, you may also contact St. Martin Crime Stoppers at (337) 441-3030 or via private message through the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. This investigation remains ongoing and further charges are pending.