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Plaquemines Parish investigates Jesuit Bend tire slashings

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Plaquemines Parish, La.- The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a dozen cases of criminal damage to tires in the 100 and 200 blocks of Sarah Victoria Drive in Jesuit Bend on December 30. 

Investigators discovered that 12 separate victims reported that their vehicle's tires had been cut or punctured by an unknown suspect and determined that 29 tires had been destroyed. 

Authorities say the total value of the damage is estimated at approximately $5,000. 

Evidence from one of the crime scene has been submitted to the Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory for DNA analysis and comparison. 

Police are requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for this crime. 

Anyone with information on this crime is asked call Crimestoppers at 822-1111. 

Crimestoppers is offering a reward up to $2,500 for information on this crime. 

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