Man facing rape charge for allegedly assaulting juvenile
BATON ROUGE- Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man following a rape investigation.
On Thursday, authorities conducted an investigation that involved the rape of a female juvenile. According to the arrest report, Joel Rodriguez sexually assaulted the young girl.
While in custody, Rodriguez didn't consent to questioning and he asked for a lawyer.
At that point, detectives ended the interview. Rodriguez was charged with first-degree rape.
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