PIERRE PART---Sheriff Mike Waguespack
reports that on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at approximately 3:38am,
the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call from a citizen stating that they
could here an alarm from a nearby building.
A deputy was dispatched to the location and arrived on scene 3 minutes
later. Upon arrival it was evident that
someone had broken into the back of the Richard’s Pharmacy building. Additional deputies arrived minutes later and
a search of the building was conducted to try and locate the person or persons
responsible and to ensure the building was unoccupied. Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives
arrived on-scene shortly thereafter and began their investigation.
This investigation is ongoing. Should you have any information concerning
this case, please contact the Criminal Investigative Division at 985-526-1627
or APSO Communications Division at 985-369-2912.