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Three arrested in spree of beer thefts that hit more than a dozen stores

1 year 7 months 1 week ago Thursday, February 13 2020 Feb 13, 2020 February 13, 2020 3:12 PM February 13, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ Staff
Photo: From left to right Freddie Harris, Paula Benoit, Donjarell Thomas

BATON ROUGE - Authorities have arrested three suspects they believe stole more than $2,000 worth of beer.

The culprits stole from over 16 convenience stores throughout East Baton Rouge Parish. The three were located Saturday after an off-duty reserve EBRSO deputy saw the suspect vehicle and notified the sheriff's office.

Deputies caught up with the vehicle and arrested Freddie Harris, 46, Donjarell Thomas, 41, and Paula Benoit, 52.

All three were charged with theft. 

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