Terrence Hoover of Pattonsburg reported the theft of a 2003 Ford Taurus on June 29. The car was parked in the construction area of I-35 on the southbound side. Mr. Hoover is employed in the construction of the interstate. Construction workers had observed a black male on foot in the area shortly before the car was stolen. The investigation is continuing.
Rajah V. Persad, 21, Gonzales, LA, was arrested June