Police: Man wanted for stealing thousands in metal products

Posted at 11:46 AM, Apr 19, 2018

A 25-year-old Lake Charles man is wanted for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars in metal products.

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to Hwy 3059 on Wednesday in reference to a burglary, according to Chief Deputy Christopher Ivey. The suspect fled in his vehicle once deputies arrived and a pursuit ensued. Deputies say Steven Sean Willis fled on foot into a wooded area at the dead end of a road in Calcasieu Parish and escaped arrest.  

Willis is wanted for the theft of $6,000 in metal pipe, pipe fittings and other items, stated Ivey. Additional charges are pending for the flight from an officer and resisting.  

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Steven Sean Willis, contact the Sheriff’s office at (337) 821-2100.