Lake Charles –


Late last night at approximately 11:40 p.m. a man entered Buddy’s Casino, located at 6191 Highway 171 North in Moss Bluff, armed with a handgun.  The suspect forced an employee into a back room and demanded money.  After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash he was seen on surveillance footage fleeing the casino on foot towards Highway 171.   


The suspect is described as approximately 6 feet tall and was last seen wearing dark colored clothing and a black mask.  If anyone has any information regarding this robbery or the suspect seen in the photograph, please call the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at 491-3605 or Crimestoppers at 439-2222.


CPSO Detective Randall Ravia is the lead investigator on this case.