Authorities capture armed & dangerous couple

Daniel Rome (Source: CPSO)
Daniel Rome (Source: CPSO)
Heather Owen (Source: CPSO)
Heather Owen (Source: CPSO)
Joshua Freeman (Source: CPSO)
Joshua Freeman (Source: CPSO)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Calcasieu Sheriff's Deputies have arrested two people they said were  armed and extremely dangerous.

On Tuesday, Sheriff's deputies found a meth lab at a residence on Andrew Lane in Lake Charles. 28-year-old Joshua Freeman was arrested. Family members tell 7 News he's been wrongly accused. They point the finger at 34-year-old Daniel Rome and 31-year-old Heather Owen.

Sheriff Tony Mancuso said the couple had made threats that they would shoot and kill any police officer that tried to arrest them.

The couple was arrested Wednesday night without incident. The couple was in a vehicle with three other people that was pulled over. Rome and Owen were arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center.

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