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Suspected North Texas Package Thief Apparently Brings Live, Quacking Duck To The Crime

RED OAK, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) - Red Oak Police are investigating a most unusual package theft from a homeowner's porch.

It's not unusual for what was taken (that's not clear), but rather what was brought along by the suspect.

The suspect appears to be carrying a quacking duck in his right hand during the theft outside a home in the 500 block of Cypress Court.

Red Oak package theft suspect with live duck
Red Oak package theft suspect with live duck (Red Oak Police Dept.)

It happened Thursday, June 6 shortly before 5:00 p.m.

Anyone with information on who or where the suspect may be, can contact Detective Matthew Bratcher at 469-218-7703 or


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