Jul. 23, 2014 6:08 am
Logout|My Dashboard

Burglary suspect forgets disguise, improvises with a bucket

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Friday, January 18, 2013 12:12 pm | Updated: 12:14 pm, Fri Jan 18, 2013.

LOUISIANA - A Louisiana man is facing burglary charges after police say he forgot a crucial part of his break-in plan…his disguise.

Slidell Police say Richard Boudreaux went out Tuesday night dressed in camouflage, gloves, and burglary tools to steal from his former employer.

Officers say he forgot the Seafood restaurant where he used to work had security cameras, so he put a bucket on his head.

Boudreaux was able to get away with cash from the register and tried unsuccessfully to hit another business.

Police say they caught up with him at home and arrested him.

He now faces burglary charges and additional drug charges for items police found in his home at the time of his arrest.

Watch video below.


Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.