Charlie Melancon is campaigning across the state as a candidate for the U.S. Senate.
Mr. Melancon was in Lafayette Wednesday morning at Quality Equipment Company on I-49 to discuss his job creation plan.
Opelousas authorities are looking into a possible theft ring in the area.
Three business burglaries have been reported over the past week, including two tractors stolen at Progressive Tractor off Interstate 49.
On August 5, 2010, at approximately 8:30 am, the Lafayette Police Department received information that the suspect involved in the August 4th robbery was in the area of the 1600 block of North University Avenue.