On September 20, the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested Scott Anthony Shubert, 35, a resident of Avenue L in Bogalusa. Shubert was transported to the Washington Parish Jail charged with burglary of a business, burglary of a vehicle, theft and criminal damage to property. He remains in the Washington Parish Jail with no bond has been set at this time.
The arrest came within twelve hours of the crime being reported to the Sheriff’s Office. A review of surveillance video at an area business revealed Shubert selling some of the stolen property. Shubert was quickly located and most of the stolen property was recovered.
Records indicate Shubert has been in the Washington Parish Jail on one previous occasion. He was arrested on November 2, 2017, charged with possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting an officer. He stayed in jail for two days before being released on a $5,750 bond.
Sheriff Randy Seal commented. “Great work by our detectives. Another thief behind bars is always a good thing for the honest citizens of Washington Parish. If any citizen has purchased property from Scott Schubert, they are asked to contact Detective Kody Glenn at (985) 839-3434, extension 2054.”