Posted: Jun 23, 2010 9:21 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Source: Thibodaux Police Department
Thibodaux police arrested Herman Galmore for drugs, misrepresentation, and theft.
Police say one of their detectives was driving when she noticed Galmore walking along the road, and says she recognized him from a video surveillance tape where he was allegedly stealing televisions from Wal-Mart.
The officer pulled over in her unmarked car, Galmore allegedly tried to get in her car and said, "Hey Baby, I can get what you looking for. What do you need?"
When the detective identified herself, Galmore walked away allegedly grabbing his front pant pocket.
The officer then searched him, and allegedly found a crack pipe and crack cocaine in his pocket.
Detectives identified Galmore on videotape allegedly stealing a flat screen television from Wal-mart on two separate occasions.
Galmore has also been identified as a suspect in similar thefts in both Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes.