Aug 19, 2014 4:11 PM
Three men are accused of obscenity after a sting operation was conducted police say.
On Thursday, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office (CPSO) Vice detectives conducted an operation at the Lake Charles Civic Center near the kids' water fountain and I-10 Beach, targeting individuals who frequent these public restroom areas for sexual activity, according to
CPSO Spokesperson Kim Myers.
During the undercover sting operation, detectives arrested the following three men who were observed masturbating while inside the men's restroom areas in plain view, according to Myers. All were booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center for obscenity:
William M. Gray, 74, 858 Joe Gray Road, Dry Creek, bond $25,000.
Earl J. Beard, 35, 124 Lake Ln., Hackberry, bond $5,000.
Robert D. Garner, 63, 421 ½ W. School Street, Lake Charles, additional charges of possession of marijuana and expired driver's license. His bond was set at $25,000.