Authorities are searching for the Man Responsible for a Theft in Westlake

Published January 8, 2020

From the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office – On January 5 at approximately 10:00 p.m. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to Sam’s Cove in Westlake in reference to a theft.

When deputies arrived they learned a short time earlier, at approximately 9:30 p.m., an unknown man broke into a gaming machine, gaining access to the cash box located inside, and stole an undisclosed amount of cash.

Detectives were able to view surveillance footage at the business and obtained a photograph of the suspect. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for assistance in identifying the man seen in the photograph; anyone with information regarding the theft or the suspect shown is asked to call CPSO at 491-3605.

CPSO Detective Mike Conner is the lead investigator on this case.