Arrest Warrant Issued For Man Accused Of Stealing & Damaging Wheelchair
A few days ago we told you about the young lady in Scott who had her $8,000 wheelchair stolen from her at a local campground. Days after the fact, the wheelchair mysteriously showed up at the Scott Maintenance Facility. Now, the Scott Police need your help in finding this man.
Scott Police say that an arrest warrant has been issued for Joseph L. Romero Sr., 42, who is wanted for theft over $500 and criminal damage to property. The wheelchair has been returned to the proper owner, but the wheelchair has been damaged and parts are missing. If you know the whereabouts of Romero, Scott Police ask that you call them at 337-233-3715 or your local law enforcement.
The custom made wheelchair is used by the young lady who has been stricken with cerebral palsy.