New Orleans police look for a shoplifter with a taste for beer

Published: Dec. 20, 2016 at 11:23 PM CST
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD issues an arrest warrant for Joseph Berry, accused of shoplifting from a business in the 5600 block of Tchoupitoulas.

A Circle K employee gold police the man left the store with a soft drink and three cases of beer without paying.

Detectives believe Berry in responsible for three similar thefts.

Investigators say he typically enters a convenience store, loads up with three or four cases of beer, then runs to a waiting vehicle.

Police say Berry has active warrants out for his arrests in other parishes.

Second District detectives ask anyone with information about Berry to contact them at 504-658-6020 or call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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