BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Authorities in Baker, Louisiana are searching for a suspect accused of stealing thousands of dollars in cigarettes from a gas station. 

According to the Baker Police Department, the theft occurred around 10 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 15 at Velaro’s Gas Station on Main Street. 

Police say a male suspect entered the location’s storage room and stole over $1,200 in cigarettes.

Anyone with information related to this crime is urged to contact Baker Police at (225) 775-6000.