Lake Charles man accused of home invasion, assault

David White (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)
David White (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A Lake Charles man is accused of home invasion and assault, according to a news release from the Lake Charles Police Department.

David White, 26, is charged with home invasion, aggravated assault, false imprisonment and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Authorities said at approximately 6:48 a.m. Tuesday, Lake Charles police officers were dispatched to the 1100 block of North Lyons Street in reference to a disturbance at a home.

Authorities said an officer met with a woman, the alleged victim, near the intersection of Opelousas and North Shattuck Streets.

Authorities said the alleged victim said White, her ex-boyfriend, broke into her residence and held her at gun point. She said the suspect was still in the residence.

Authorities said they traveled to the home and found White inside. Officers also reportedly found White's gun inside the home.

Bond in the case has not been set.

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