Thief on the run after stealing pick-up truck

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 07/08 2014 12:31PM

Updated 07/08 2014 12:36PM

Authorities need your help identifying a suspect who stole a truck from the parking lot of a local hotel.

The theft happened back on June 23 at the LaQuinta Inn in the 6700 block of Financial Circle.

The suspect stole a white Ford F250 truck belonging to Sun Coast Resources.

Police later spotted the vehicle in Bossier City at the foot of the Texas St. Bridge.  When officers attempted to stop the vehicle the suspect drove to the Pines Rd. area, abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot into the woods.

You can get a better look at the suspect and the truck by clicking this link

Investigators believe this may be one of many suspects responsible for a series of auto thefts in Shreveport and Bossier City. 

A $500 reward is being offered in this case.  Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.

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