IBERVILLE PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – An alleged case of shoplifting led to a police chase through Iberville Parish.
The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call on Monday morning about a shoplifting at a Circle K in Port Allen.
The store manager followed the vehicle which contained three alleged thieves onto I-10 West.
Two members of the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office caught up with the vehicle and attempted a traffic stop.
The vehicle did not stop and led deputies on a pursuit.
The pursuit made its way all the way to the parish line where the vehicle got off at the Whiskey Bay exit.
IPSO said the vehicle made is way south of the interstate down gravel roads.
From there, the alleged thieves tried to flee on foot.
One female suspect is in custody while two others are on the run.
The two suspects on the run are described as a Black male and Black female.
The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for the two suspects.
The investigation is ongoing and more information will be shared as it becomes available.