Authorities: Man steals from woman after helping her move - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Authorities: Man steals from woman after helping her move

Jason Paul Manuel. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Jason Paul Manuel. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) -

A 24-year-old man has been arrested on theft charges, authorities said.

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said Jason Paul Manuel, no known address, was arrested Saturday.

"The investigation revealed the victim was moving and was being assisted by her father and Manuel, an acquaintance," Myers said Wednesday in a news conference. "Later in the day, the father noticed some of his daughter's furniture and other items were missing."

Myers said the missing property, valued at over $3,950, was found in the Sulphur home where Manuel was staying.

Bond was set at $3,500.

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