LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - A juvenile has been arrested after allegedly tampering with vehicles in a parking lot, Sgt. Brenda Desormeaux with the Lake Charles Police Department said.
LCPD was called to the area of Bilbo and Division in reference to a suspect tampering with vehicles in a nearby parking lot. Desormeaux said that when officers arrived they located the suspect, who was identified as a 16-year-old juvenile.
During the course of the arrest, the juvenile suspect resisted officers and damaged a window to a police car, Desormeaux said.
The juvenile was charged with one count of possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a stolen firearm by a juvenile, carrying a concealed weapon, criminal damage, battery of a police officer, and resisting arrest, and two counts of criminal mischief.