INDEPENDENCE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Tangipahoa Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 49-year-old Roseland for her involvement in stealing almost ten thousand dollars from a man’s bank account.

On May 5, detectives were told that a victim was missing about $10,000.00 from his checking account. Through an investigation, it was learned that 49-year-old Bridgette Harper was connected to the theft.

Harper was questioned and allegedly admitted to detectives that she stole an undisclosed amount of money from the victim’s account. She was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail on bank fraud and felony theft charges.

Harper was questioned and allegedly admitted to detectives that she stole an undisclosed amount of money from the victim’s account. Photo courtesy of Tangipahoa Sheriff’s Office.