Lake Charles, LA –


           Yesterday evening, at approximately 4:30 p.m.Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a bank on Kirby Street in Lake Charles in reference to a robbery.

The initial investigation revealed an unknown man entered the bank and demanded money from the teller.  He stole an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the area.  The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for assistance in identifying the suspect.  If anyone has any information about this robbery or can identify the suspect seen in these photographs, please call CPSO at 491-3605or Crime Stoppers at 439-2222.

            The investigation is continuing.  CPSO Detective Barrett Savoie is the lead investigator on this case.

An arrest is an indication that probable cause exists to believe the subject was involved in the offense alleged.   A person is innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.