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10/08/2020

PARISH MAN ARRESTED FOR SEX OFFENSES AGAINST A JUVENILE

PARISH MAN ARRESTED FOR SEX OFFENSES AGAINST A JUVENILE

 

James Leonard Owens, 51, a resident of Singley Road, was arrested by Washington Parish Sheriff's Office Detective Demmie Rice on charges of molestation of a juvenile and sexual battery. He was jailed on October 6, with his bond set at $150,000.

 

Owens' arrest followed an investigation by Detective Rice and forensic interviews at the Child Advocacy Center.

 

To protect the privacy of the juvenile victim, no additional information will be provided.

 

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