DPD searching for suspect in laundromat theft

Staff Report
The DeRidder Police Department is seeking information regarding the identity of the subject in this photo.

The DeRidder Police Department are actively investigating a theft that occurred on Monday at a local laundromat. A masked suspect went into the Missing Sock Laundromat in DeRidder on Monday, and stole an undisclosed amount of money from a coin exchange machine.

The DPD described the incident in a release posted on Tuesday "During the early morning hours of Monday, July 12th, 2021, someone went into the Missing Sock Laundromat on West Drive and opened the lock of a coin exchange machine, taking all the money from within."

Footage of the incident was caught by one of the surveillance cameras in the laundromat. The DPD is asking anyone who can identify the subject, or anyone with any information regarding the incident, to contact Crimestoppers at 337-462-8918. Those giving information do not have to give their name, a number will be assigned to them.