Man Arrested by Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office for Terrorizing a Local School

Published March 4, 2020

March 3, 2020, around noon the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer at LaGrange High School in Lake Charles was notified in reference to someone threatening to come to the school with a gun.

During the initial investigation, detectives learned Christopher D. Thomas, 20, 1501 Sunset Drive, Lake Charles, had threatened a student that attends LaGrange by stating he was going to the school for them with a gun. Thomas was located later the same day and arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with terrorizing; and simple assault. His bond is still pending.

CPSO Detective Keeba Barber is the lead investigator on the case.

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