Chief Neal Lartigue is asking for assistance locating a suspect who is evading arrest.
On June 16, 2019 The Ville Platte Police Department responded to an incident where a black male forced his way into a residence and assaulted multiple females inside the home. Upon the leaving the residence the male suspect busted the windows of a vehicle in the driveway.
The investigation led to a warrant being issued for Corey Thomas 27, whose last known address is 1850 State Avenue, Ville Platte. Mr. Thomas is wanted for one count of home invasion, one count of criminal damage to property (felony), one count of criminal damage to property (misdemeanor) and four counts of simple battery.
If you know the whereabouts of Corey Thomas, please contact the Ville Platte Police Department at 363-1313. Your call will remain anonymous.