Police seek identity of burglar

Shreveport Police are searching for a man believed responsible for a residential burglary attempt in west Shreveport.

On September 13, 2018, Shreveport Police patrol officers were called to investigate reports of an attempted burglary in the 5600 block South Lakeshore Drive. Officers learned that an unknown black male attempted to enter a residence in the block and the home was equipped with video surveillance cameras.

Investigators with the Property Crimes Unit recovered the video and have made portions of it available to the public in hopes of getting the man identified. The man was described as a thin built male wearing all black clothing and white shoes.

Detectives are asking anyone with identifying information to contact the Shreveport Police Department at 318-673-6955. Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Shreveport Caddo Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373, lockemup.org, or via their app, P3Tips. Crime Stoppers is a private organization that pays cash for information leading to the identification and arrest of those responsible for committing crimes.