Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Arrests Shreveport Man for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Published June 23, 2020
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Sex Offender Unit arrested convicted registered sex offender Tony Marcantel, 50, Shreveport, after it was learned he was living at a residence in Sulphur and failed to notify the proper authorities within three (3) days, as required by law for all registered sex offenders. During the investigation, detectives learned Marcantel, who is registered in Shreveport, had been living in Sulphur for several weeks.
On June 19 Marcantel was located at the residence in Sulphur. He was arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with failure to register as a sex offender. Judge David Ritchie set his bond at $100,000.
Marcantel was convicted of molestation of a juvenile in 2002 in Calcasieu Parish.
CPSO Detective Cory Myers is the investigator on this case.
On July 6 CPSO arrested, and booked a Lake Charles man into the Calcasieu Correctional Center charged with 2nd-degree kidnapping; and attempted 1st-degree robbery.
Thursday, July 16, 2020, from 11 am until 1 pm at the Lake Charles Civic Center United Way of Southwest Louisiana and Second Harvest Food Bank will host a contact-free, drive-thru grocery box distribution for A.L.I.C.E. community members experiencing food insecurity.
The intersection of Prien Lake Road and Ernest Street is closed until 7 pm tonight, July 9, 2020.