Authorities respond to beating near Granger’s restaurant

By By Johnathan Manning / American Press

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office crime scene lab is parked in front of Granger’s restaurant on Old Town Road because authorities are searching for a weapon used in a beating, authorities said.

Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said deputies responded to a report of man breaking into a home near Granger’s and beating up a resident.

She said the Sheriff’s Office does not yet have a suspect.