Accused Coke Machine Bandit Arrested

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Jefferson Parish deputies arrested a 43-year-old man named Rory Luke in connection with a series of vending machine thefts.

Deputies day Luke used a master-key to break into vending machines all over Jefferson Parish over the past year.  They say he stole nearly $9,000.

Deputies say they found at least one master-key in Luke’s home.  They also say he is a former Coca-Cola employee.