APSO needs help identifying suspect

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting help in identifying a black male subject who entered Whitney Bank in Prairieville on March 22 attempting to cash a forged check.

In the course of trying to cash that fraudulent check, the subject presented an altered driver’s license with the account holder’s information, but with the suspect’s photo affixed to it, said Major Kevin Hanna. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).