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UPDATE: Man in custody in regards to double homicide in Westlake

Neil P. Broussard turned himself in to authorities around 8:30 A.M on July 16, 2020 according to the Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Posted: Jul 15, 2020 2:44 PM
Updated: Jul 16, 2020 10:02 AM

UPDATE: Neil P. Broussard turned himself in to authorities around 8:30 A.M on July 16, 2020 according to the Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office. According to Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, Broussard is believed to have killed Kyla Hidalgo, 17, and Kaleb Charlton 18, at a home on Duraso Drive in Westlake. Broussard was wanted on two counts of first-degree murder, aggravated battery, and kidnapping.

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies are currently working a double homicide in Westlake. The suspect, convicted sex offender Neil P. Broussard, 51, N. Lyons Street, Lake Charles, has also kidnapped a 14 year old girl from the home, Khari Hidalgo who has been found safe. Detectives are currently searching for Broussard. Broussard is believed to be driving a black Hyundai Elantra bearing Louisiana license plate 950DCZ. He could also possibly be in a silver Ford Mustang bearing Louisiana license plate 893CIP.
Broussard is considered armed and dangerous, please call 911 immediately if you come into contact with Broussard and Hidalgo or know of their whereabouts.

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