|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|ONE SUSPECT ARRESTED FOR SHOPLIFTING, TWO WANTED
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD has arrested 41-year-old Terry Moten for a Shoplifting incident that took place on December 15, 2014, inside of Family Dollar located at 2147 South Claiborne Avenue. Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating and identifying two additional suspects wanted for the Shoplifting.
On December 15, at approximately 9:05 a.m., the suspects entered the store and walked out without paying for merchandise valued at approximately $800.00. The suspects fled east on South Claiborne Avenue, south on Saint Andrew Street, and then in an unknown direction.
This morning, Moten returned to the store when the manager immediately recognized him as one of the suspects who had shoplifted. The manager then called the police and Moten was apprehended. Moten was booked with Theft of Goods and Illegal Possession of Stolen Things.
The first pictured suspect was described as a black male, medium build, and clean shaven. He was wearing blue jeans, a black jacket with a red design over a red shirt, and white shoes.
The second pictured suspect was described as a black male, medium build, and clean shaven. He was wearing a black wool cap, dark pants, a gold and black Saints windbreaker, and white and black tennis shoes.
Below are photographs of the suspects currently wanted for the shoplifting.
A video of the suspects can be viewed here. http://youtu.be/sJfZSCXo_DE.
Citizens with information about crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.
Officer Garry Flot