On February 2, 2015, Detectives with the Lake Charles Police Department, Combined Anti-Drug Task Force and the Louisiana State Police executed a search warrant at the suspects’ residence (8559 Gulf Hwy, Lot 47). Numerous items of evidence from the purse snatching were recovered as well as various forms of narcotics and drug paraphernalia. Browning and Hermann were arrested.
Stacy Dawn Browning, 8559 Gulf Hwy, Lot 47, Lake Charles; 7-30-91
Charges: Purse Snatching; Distribution or Possession with Intent Schedule I Narcotics; Possession of Marijuana; Prohibited Acts; Drug Paraphernalia; Sale, Exhibition, or Distribution of Material Harmful to Minors; Bond: $190,000
Evan Kade Hermann, 8559 Gulf Hwy, Lot 47, Lake Charles; 3-23-93
Charges: Purse Snatching, Aggravated Assault with a Firearm; Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance Schedule III; Prohibited Acts Drug Paraphernalia; Bond: $245,000