Sheriff’s Office searching for shoplifting suspect

Sheriff’s Office searching for shoplifting suspect

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a shoplifting case.

Detectives are currently investigating a theft that occurred at Dillard’s in the Lake Charles mall on January 28, 2019.

During the investigation detectives reviewed video surveillance from the store which showed a man placing a large amount of name brand clothing in a white bag and leaving the store with it. The man then walked east across the mall parking lot.

Dillard’s associates estimate that the suspect took somewhere between 30 and 50 pieces of clothing from the big and tall section, totaling approximately $5,000.

The Sheriff’s Office requests that anyone with information regarding the theft or that can identify the man please contact CPSO lead Detective Chad Collins at 494-4539.

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