UPDATE: $75,000 Audi Stolen from Moffitt Audi in Bossier City Is Found in East Texas
Bossier City police tell us the Audi A7 stolen from Moffitt Mazda/Audi over the weekend has been found in East Texas.
A Panola County constable found the car abandoned at a well site off of FM 31 near the community of Jeter's Junction. Detectives with the BCPD Property Crimes Unit are continuing their investigation into the case. Bossier City police are asking the public for help in finding the suspect who stole the $75,000 car.
The suspect took the vehicle from Moffitt Audi in the 1900 block of Old Minden Road upon taking it for a test drive and not returning it.
The suspect drove to the dealership in a black Mercedes CLS 550 with black wheels and black window tint which is believed to have been stolen from a Shreveport car dealership several days ago. The suspect abandoned the Mercedes at Moffitt Audi.
Police are still looking for the suspect who is described as a white male, about 240 pounds with black curly hair and tattoos on both arms. He was also wearing white framed sunglasses.
Anyone with information about the suspect in this case is asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at (318) 424-4100. They can also submit a web tip via the Bossier Crime Stoppers website www.bossiercrimestoppers.org. Persons who contact Crime Stoppers are reminded they may remain totally anonymous.