Teen arrested, accused of sexually assaulting juvenile
BATON ROUGE - Police have arrested a teen accused of inappropriately touching a juvenile.
On Wednesday, police were called to a local hospital in reference to a sexual assault. During the investigation, authorities learned the young boy was assaulted by 19-year-old Jeremiah Hutchinson.
According to the arrest report, the child was assaulted multiple times between June 21 and June 23. Hutchinson was arrested Thursday.
During the booking process, authorities found a small bag of suspected marijuana in Hutchinson's pocket. Hutchinson was charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile and possession of marijuana.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Four rescued from submerged vehicle in St. Amant
Former state representative, mayoral candidate Steve Carter dies of COVID-19 complications
Gonzales subdivision pushes through zoning commission despite residents' concerns
Small businesses warn prices could go up with minimum wage increase
Bigger shipment of vaccines next week could speed up wait for some...