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Repeat sex offender arrested at Lake Charles casino

Posted: 3:18 PM, Aug 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-27 16:18:30-04

A registered sex offender was arrested Sunday for exposing himself to restaurant staff at a Lake Charles casino.

Lake Charles police received the complaint from the casino at 5:30 p.m.

The suspect, identified as 60-year-old Lionel Coleman, was a registered sex offender in Texas, according to a spokesperson with the Lake Charles Police Department.

Police say Coleman had been arrested several times for obscenity in Texas and Louisiana.

Coleman was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center with subsequent obscenity offense. His bond has been set at $25,000.