Man calls police, gets arrested

A Grambling man was arrested Monday after he called police regarding a theft.

About 5:00 a.m., Grambling Police responded to a call from College Avenue regarding a theft. Wilford L. Paige, Jr., 49, told the responding officer a friend he met online was visiting and when she left the house, he noticed $100 was missing from his wallet. 

During the investigation, Paige was told he had outstanding warrants with Grambling. He was arrested and later booked at the Lincoln Parish detention Center for bench warrants for criminal mischief, aggravated obstruction of a highway, and disturbing the peace. 

Bail was set at $36,000.

This information has been provided by a law enforcement agency as public information. Persons named or shown in photographs or video as suspects in a criminal investigation, or arrested and charged with a crime, have not been convicted of any criminal offense and are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 


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