According to a media release, deputies with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a theft on Sam's Cove in Westlake on January 5, at about 10:00pm, where they learned about a half hour earlier, at about 9:30pm, an unknown man broke into a gaming machine, gaining access to the cash box inside, and stole an undisclosed amount of cash, said Kayla Vincent.

After viewing surveillance footage from the business, detectives obtained a photograph of the suspect.

Anyone with information regarding the theft of identity of the man in the photo is asked to contact CPSO at 491.3605.