Lake Charles (NBC33) — The Lake Charles Police Department arrested Shawn Stephen Calhoun, 33, of Bell City, LA, for a rash of vehicle burglaries.
Detectives learned that the suspect would target vehicles in restaurant parking lots by looking through the windows for any items of value inside. He would then break the passenger window and take the items.
According to reports, Calhoun allegedly committed seven burglaries and thefts within 10 days. The stolen items have an estimated value of $500.
Lake Charles police arrested Calhoun on Wednesday, Feb. 12. He was booked into the Calcassieu Parish Jail with a $25,000 bond.