WALKER, La. (BRPROUD) — The sheriff’s office says one suspect is in custody and another is wanted in a theft case.

In a Wednesday update, the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office said Travis “Skyler” Bond was arrested on charges of aggravated burglary and four counts of theft of a firearm.

Detectives are searching for Joshua Blackledge, 20, in connection to the theft.

All stolen guns were recovered and returned to their owner, according to LPSO.

The investigation is ongoing.


WALKER, La. (BRPROUD) – Deputies are searching for a suspect in a recent theft.

The suspect is accused of taking four guns from a home on Galloway Garden Lane. The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office (LPSO) said the theft took place around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4.

The sheriff’s office said the suspect made off with three rifles and one handgun. Along with losing the weapons, the victim was left with a damaged back door.

LPSO believes the car seen below belongs to the suspect.

Courtesy of Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office

If you know the identity of the suspect or where their vehicle is located, call LPSO at 225-686-2241 x1 or Capital Region Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).