Man Arrested for Attempting to Lure Little Girl from her Yard

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-40402″ src=”” alt=”Casey-A-Brown-mug” width=”200″ height=”272″ />Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces the September 18th , 2014 arrest of Casey A. Brown, age 32, of Sulphur, La.

At approximately 11:38 a.m. the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of a suspicious person / vehicle in the Rosepine area. The caller was able to provide a detailed description of the vehicle as well as license plate information for the vehicle.

The caller indicated that their three year old daughter had been playing within a fenced yard at the residence when the caller observed a blue car stopped by the fence.  The caller indicated that as they stepped onto the porch of the residence to call to the child, the driver of the car observed them and rolled up the window of the vehicle and drove away from the residence.

The Rosepine Police Department and the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s responded to the area and located Casey Brown in a vehicle matching the description provided by the complainant.

Upon further investigation it was determined that Casey Brown was wanted on outstanding warrants through the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office. Brown was immediately taken into custody and transported to the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The Rosepine Police Department made contact with the complainant regarding the matter.  While the officer was speaking with the complainant the three year old female disclosed to the officer that the man wanted to take her somewhere.

The Rosepine Police Department immediately contacted Detectives with the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office.

A forensic interview was conducted with the child who again disclosed that the man wanted to take her somewhere.

Casey A. Brown was interviewed by Detectives and admitted to using Methamphetamine.

Casey A. Brown was arrested and booked into the Vernon Parish Jail on the following charges from Calcasieu Parish.  One count of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, One count of

Unlawful Use of Social Media, One count of Improper Use of Registration and License, and One count of Driving Under Suspension.

Brown was also charged with one count of Attempted Simple Kidnapping regarding the allegations in Vernon Parish in that he is alleged to have attempted to entice a child away from their residence.

No bond has been set at the time of this release.  The investigation into the matter is ongoing.

KLAX ABC 31 News 9/19/14