Local recording artist has all music equipment stolen
LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (FOX44) — "Steel" Bill Tharpe is a Louisiana native, who's recorded songs with everyone from Macy Gray to rapper Bun B. He was the victim of a burglary where thieves stole about $50,000 worth of studio equipment -- everything he owned, except for one guitar.
The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating. If you would like more information on "Steel" Bill or would like to help him out, http://www.steelbillbaby.com/http://www.steelbillbaby.com/.
If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.