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Tangipahoa deputies arrest UPS driver for felony theft

Posted: Monday, July 8, 2019 | Views: 7544

Tangipahoa deputies arrest UPS driver for felony theft


From the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office

HAMMOND, LA --– On July 2, 2019, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Detective's arrested UPS worker, 21 – year-old Peyton Dewayne Robbins from Edwards Lane, Bogalusa, on felony theft charges.

The investigation started when the sheriff's office was alerted by UPS Security staff that an employee was suspected of internal theft from their Hammond Distribution Center. As a result of the investigation, Robbins is accused of systematically stealing high-end electronic products from the facility. His activities span over the course of several months. When brought in for questioning, Robbins subsequently confessed to the crimes.

The case is on going and additional charges may be forthcoming. Detective M. Webb is leading the investigation.