Two arrested in $4,000 cigarette theft - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Two arrested in $4,000 cigarette theft

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Charles Demonte Charles Demonte
Clinton Branch Jr. Clinton Branch Jr.

PINEVILLE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On July 3, 2014, Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a convenience store on LA Highway 28 East in reference to a theft of approximately 46 cartons of cigarettes, valued at approximately $4000.00.

When deputies arrived, the suspects were gone. RPSO detectives also responded and reviewed video surveillance from the store. 

After reviewing the video, detectives were able to identify the suspects as Clinton Branch, Jr and Charles Demonte Hall. Detectives located Branch later that day and he was booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center for Theft >$1500. 

Warrants were obtained for Hall and he was arrested on July 8th and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center for Theft >$1500. 

Both subject remain in the Rapides Parish Detention Center without bond.

 

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