Police: 17-year-old admits to raping teen
BAKER - Police arrested a 17-year-old from Baker after they said he admitted to raping an underage boy.
Chief Mike Knapps said officers arrested Maurice Wiggins after investigating a complaint that he forced himself on a 14-year-old boy.
Police said the alleged rape happened at Wiggins' home, where detectives said he made advances onto the victim before raping him. Detectives said he admitted to the rape while being interviewed by detectives.
Wiggins was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on charges of forcible rape and indecent behavior with a juvenile.