FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 71 Thursday,
2013, 8:54 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that a suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with a theft investigation.
On Friday, April 19, 2012, Burglary Investigators conducted an operation at the Marathon Gas Station located at 643 6th Avenue Southwest.
During the course of the investigation the suspect purchased items from undercover detectives. A search warrant was executed at the gas station and revealed
the suspect was in possession of several items believed to have been purchased off the street. The suspect reveled to officers that he had additional items
at his Eagle Point residence. Following a search of the suspect’s residence, investigators recovered several additional item believed to have been purchased off the street.
Investigators confiscated various household items and appliances valued at over $7,100.00.
The suspect has been identified as: Giau Le, A/M, 41, of Birmingham, Alabama. A Theft of Property warrant has been obtained against the suspect.
The investigation is ongoing.
A photo of the suspects may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.