Intoxicated man flees police onto school property - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Intoxicated man flees police onto school property

Westlake Police confirm that they have terminated the search for a man that began near S.P. Arnett Middle School in Westlake. 

Police initially approached the man who appeared intoxicated. He fled on foot onto middle school property.

Officers established a perimeter, locked down the campus and searched the property with a canine from the Calcasieu Sheriff's Office.

After determining he was no longer on campus, the lockdown was lifted.  Police are still on campus but will be leaving soon.

The suspect was described as a white male with long wavy hair wearing a dark jacket. Westlake Police has terminated the search.

Classes will go on as normal.

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