OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY)- A local man is facing one count of simple burglary after an investigation that began in the a storage facility owned by the Opelousas Housing Authority.
The burglary occurred on January 29, 2020, in the 500 block of Martell Lane. A tip from a citizen led officers to identify the suspect, Alvin Williams, 36, and his vehicle.
The suspect had allegedly stolen two hot water heaters valued at over $800, police said. Officers were able to recover the stolen items after the suspect cooperated after his arrest.