Sulphur Police execute search warrant at Sprint Store - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Sulphur Police execute search warrant at Sprint Store

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - Sulphur Police officers executed a search warrant at the Sprint Store located on South Beglis Parkway in Sulphur and arrested one individual on Friday morning.

According to authorities, the warrant was obtained after security footage supported allegations that Sprint employees were harassing customers with demo phones using text messaging and telephone calls.

Allegations thus far include Improper use of Telephone Communications, Threatening a Public Official and Obstruction of Justice.

The search warrant required officers to take control of the store's computer systems. Thirteen computers in all were seized from the store.

One person was arrested during the investigation. 25-year-old Trurean Samuel Roberts of Sulphur was arrested and booked into the Sulphur City Jail for obstruction of justice. His bond was set at $2,500.

Sprint has been contacted about this investigation and they say they are fully cooperating with authorities, but since this is an ongoing investigation, they cannot comment further.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Copyright 2010 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Daigle attorneys seek trial delay and different parish for change of venue

    Daigle attorneys seek trial delay and different parish for change of venue

    Friday, December 15 2017 8:23 PM EST2017-12-16 01:23:25 GMT

    defense attorneys for kevin daigle were in state court today asking for his trial to be delayed again and that the judge select a different place to pick a jury.    daigle is accused of first degree murder of state trooper steven vincent.   kplc's theresa schmidt reports the defense did not fare well in court today: kevin daigle's trial has been postponed a couple of times.  and state special prosecutor rick bryant argues there's been plenty of time to prep...

    More >>

    defense attorneys for kevin daigle were in state court today asking for his trial to be delayed again and that the judge select a different place to pick a jury.    daigle is accused of first degree murder of state trooper steven vincent.   kplc's theresa schmidt reports the defense did not fare well in court today: kevin daigle's trial has been postponed a couple of times.  and state special prosecutor rick bryant argues there's been plenty of time to prep...

    More >>
  • Tips for combating viruses during the winter

    Tips for combating viruses during the winter

    Friday, December 15 2017 7:53 PM EST2017-12-16 00:53:58 GMT

    If many of your co-workers weren't in the office recently, it's no coincidence. Many of us in Southwest Louisiana have fallen victim to a number of viruses floating around. 

    More >>

    If many of your co-workers weren't in the office recently, it's no coincidence. Many of us in Southwest Louisiana have fallen victim to a number of viruses floating around. 

    More >>
  • Residents off Nelson Road complain about mail delays

    Residents off Nelson Road complain about mail delays

    Dec 14, 2017 09:18 PM2017-12-15 02:18:00 GMT

    It's not unusual to hear complaints about the U.S. Postal Service in our area. The latest comes from a neighborhood off Nelson Road where residents say they no longer get daily delivery. "Whether snow, sleet or rain or whatever it   should be delivered," said Terry Bellard, who lives at Smith Village mobile home community. Residents say their mail is no longer delivered regularly.

    More >>

    It's not unusual to hear complaints about the U.S. Postal Service in our area. The latest comes from a neighborhood off Nelson Road where residents say they no longer get daily delivery. "Whether snow, sleet or rain or whatever it   should be delivered," said Terry Bellard, who lives at Smith Village mobile home community. Residents say their mail is no longer delivered regularly.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly