Jacki Wyble is pictured here standing behind the front counter of her shop on Main Street in Ville Platte called The Wyble Collection. The shop specializes in selling antiques that Wyble buys along the way for example at estate sales and deals a lot in religious items. (Gazette photos by Tony Marks)

An antiquing we will go

The term “thrill of the hunt” usually refers to a hunter going out into the woods to bag a big buck.

The above image was taken from the local bank’s security footage and shows the individual who is suspected of stealing money from an man after he withdrew money from an ATM. (Photo courtesy of the VPPD)

VPPD in search of man who stole money from an individual at a local ATM

On Friday, Ville Platte Chief of Police Neal Lartigue reported that he and his department are seeking assistance in identifying a robbery suspect.


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