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CPSO asking for help identifying bank fraud suspect

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Posted at 10:32 AM, Feb 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-11 13:00:27-05

LAKE CHARLES, La. - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office (CPSO) is asking for help in identifying a person who is accused of bank fraud.

On January 25, 2020, detectives received a complaint in reference to money being fraudulently withdrawn out of a victim's bank account, according to police.

Upon further investigation detectives learned on January 17 the suspect made a fraudulent withdrawal, totaling $1,700 from a bank in Moss Bluff.

Detectives were able to obtain surveillance photos from the bank and the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office is asking the public for assistance in identifying the woman and SUV seen in the photographs.

Anyone with information regarding the theft or the suspect are asked to call CPSO lead Detective Edward Curol at (337) 491-3605 or Crime Stoppers at (337) 439-2222.