Man accused of inappropriately touching juvenile arrested
LAFOURCHE PARISH- A man is behind bars after he was accused of inappropriate behavior with a juvenile.
On May 15, deputies received a report that 37-year-old Toby Benoit had inappropriately touched a juvenile. Following an investigation, a warrant was issued for Benoit's arrest.
On Monday, Benoit turned himself over to authorities. According to a release, he is charged with one count of sexual battery (forcible fondling.) Benoit's bond is set at $250,000.
Due to the nature of the allegations, no further details were released.