On November 20, 2014 at 7:50 am, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives responded to a report of a business burglary at Vilas & Associates on Cargill Road in the Calumet area. The investigation revealed that at approximately 11:00 pm Wednesday night two subjects accessed the property by boat, broke into a window on the waterside of the facility, and stole a commercial diving helmet along with approximately $200 in cash. The two subjects were captured on video surveillance. Detectives are seeking any information the public may have on this crime. The diving helmet is described as a used red KM37, serial number 9544KM. The helmet has a new regulator cover, new one way valve, and one spot of gelcoat repair on each side of the shell. A photo of the diving helmet is included. Still photos of the video surveillance footage are also attached. Detectives may be reached at 985-384-1622 or 337-828-1960. Callers may remain anonymous. Anonymous tips may also be submitted through the 'Contact Us' link on this webpage.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 714