Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Thief does damage, leaves empty handed

August 28, 2013
CENTRAL, LA — Police are searching for a would-be thief who caused about $1,600 in damage to the Geaux Clean Car Wash attempting to break in to the pay stations using an acetylene torch.

According to The Advocate story the alarm in the carwash did not go off immediately despite recent upgrades to the motion sensors.

Burglars use blowtorch to rob change machine

The burglar was in the carwash for about three hours without tripping the alarm, leading the carwash owners to believe he was familiar with the layout or had inside information.

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