Sheriff's deputies searching for rape suspect
GONZALES - Deputies in Ascension Parish asked for the public's help finding a man wanted for raping a young girl.
Chief Deputy Tony Bacala released a photo of Justo Venegas, 31, who's wanted for forcible rape of a juvenile.
Bacala said on June 9 deputies were called out to the victim's residence and told Venegas had raped her. They said he fled the scene on a bicycle, leaving his pickup behind.
Investigators said Venegas was last seen wearing denim capri pants and a white muscle shirt.
Anyone with information about his location or this crime should call the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at 225-621-INFO (4636). You can also text any tips to their anonymous tip line at 847411.
IMAGE: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office