SULPHUR, La. (KPLC) - Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives were dispatched to a business in reference to an attempted burglary and property damage on HWY 1256 in Sulphur on January 7.
After reviewing video surveillance during the investigation, detectives learned earlier that morning, between 1:40 and 2:10 a.m., an unknown white male attempted to pry open the doors to the business, according to CPSO spokesperson Kayla Vincent.
According to Vincent, detectives also observed the suspect attempt to pry open a change dispenser and ice machine in an attempt to remove the currency from inside, but he was unsuccessful.
According to Vincent, the suspect caused approximately $1,500 to $2,000 worth of damage, and detectives believe the suspect was possibly picked up by someone in a dark-colored SUV or minivan.
If anyone can identify the suspect or vehicle, contact CPSO at 491-3605.
CPSO Detective Joshua Couch is the lead investigator on this case.