The Lake Charles Police Department has reportedly made an arrest in connection to the home invasion that took place on L'Acadie on Saturday, August 11, 2018.

More information will be given on Wednesday, August 15, when the Lake Charles Police Department and the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office hold a joint press conference at 2:30 pm in the Squad room at LCPD, led by Chief Don Dixon and Sheriff Tony Mancuso.

The Lake Charles Police Department responded to a home invasion on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at about 11:10 am, in the 1500 block of L'Acadie Drive. According to a media release, the 68-year-old victim "heard banging at her front door". Thinking it was someone in distress, she opened the door with the intent to help the person. A black male suspect forced himself inside the residence and beat the woman. She was taken to a local hospital and treated for injuries sustained during the attack.