Gonzales Police search for local man

Staff reports
Surveillance photo from theft

The Gonzales Police Department is asking for assistance in locating Joseph Lee Landry whom is wanted for one count of Felony Theft in excess of $1500.

This charge stems from a reported theft and the investigation into a large quantity of stainless steel piping and flat plate steel valued over $15,000 from a local merchant in Gonzales. 

It was discovered from video surveillance that Landry and an unidentified accomplice were able to conduct the thefts in broad day light from a business located in an industrial complex using a series of different types of vehicles over a period of several days.

Anyone with any information to the whereabouts of Joseph Lee Landry or the identity of his accomplice is asked to call the Gonzales Police Dept at 225 647-9536 or crime stoppers.