LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — The owner of a regional children’s clothes boutique is asking for the public’s assist to discover two ladies who she reported have been caught stealing from her keep on Johnston Avenue.
It occurred Monday at Melodi’s Belles and Beaus Boutique in the South College or university Purchasing Center in Lafayette.
According to proprietor Melanie Cunningham, security cameras exhibit the two suspects stroll into the retail outlet sporting masks, and hunting close to.
In a surveillance online video despatched to KLFY, just one suspect seems to act as a decoy while a 2nd suspect spots two merchandise within her purse.
“When you steal from me, you have not only robbed me, but my staff and my consumers! I have labored my butt off to preserve my business enterprise alive and well, and folks do things like this.” Cunningham claimed.
The two then fled the retail outlet in an unknown course, she explained.
Lafayette Law enforcement Spokesperson Sgt. Robin Environmentally friendly said a theft report was submitted.
She is asking the general public to assist find the suspect and phone police with any information you may have.
“Callers can stay anonymous,” Green explained.
The enterprise owner shared a last term to other people in the spot hoping to continue to be afloat.
“Other boutiques, hold your eyes large open and on the ground at all moments!” Cunningham warned.