Jason A. Bignar

Jason A. Bignar, 37, of New Orleans was arrested Tuesday, August 29, 2017 in connection with the burglary of a business. On Sunday, August 27, 2017, about 7 a.m., deputies responded to Belle Terre Country Club in LaPlace in reference to a burglary. During the investigation, officers learned there was no sign of forced entry and an undisclosed amount of cash was stolen from the business. After reviewing recorded video surveillance from the business, officers identified the suspect as Bignar who was an employee of the country club. Bignar was observed entering the front door, deactivating the alarm, and walking into the office. Bignar also appears to be stuffing what appears to be cash inside of his pants pocket as he walked out the office. Based on investigation, a judicial warrant was obtained for Bignar’s arrest. During questioning, Bignar confessed to his involvement in the incident. He was booked with simple burglary – immovable structure. He was released August 29, 2017 on a $10,000 bond.