Home Invasion Reported in Lake Charles, One Arrest Made So Far
As the Lake Charles Police Department searches for more suspects in connection to a home invasion on Tuesday, October, 16, one person has been arrested.
It was at approximately 10:37 pm when LCPD was called out to the Fairview Crossing Apartment complex, located at 4259 5th Ave in reference to the home invasion, said a media release. Three black males reportedly forced themselves into the apartment where they held victims at gunpoint. The suspects searched the residence and fled with an undisclosed amount of money and cellular phones.
One of the suspects, James Jamal Walker, 17, of Lake Charles, was arrested near the 2100 block of 5th Ave. Walker is charged with home invasion. His bond is set at $12,000.00.
As the investigation continues, anyone with information regarding the other suspects can contact LCPD Sgt. Jeff Keenum at 337.491.1311.