Man arrested for leaving four young kids unattended
OPELOUSAS - Opelousas police have arrested a 33-year-old man after he left his four young children unattended in a business parking lot without supervision.
The Advertiser reports Opelousas police responded to a complaint over the weekend in which four young children were located inside of a vehicle without ventilation or air conditioning.
Police located the parents of the children, Justin Rosette and Laquisha Benoit, inside of a bar near the parking area where the vehicle was located.
Police arrested Rosette. He was booked with child desertion, possession of Schedule I drugs and possession of Schedule III drugs.
Rosette is presently being held on $25,000 bond.
It was unclear whether he has an attorney.