Three men charged in separate child rape cases
FRANKLIN- A grand jury indicted three men accused of raping children in separate cases, WWL-TV reports.
The indictments were announced Thursday. One child had allegedly been abused for five years, between 2009 and 2014, according to District Attorney Warren Montgomery's office.
Prosecutors said 41-year-old Andrew Fonz Hunt was indicted on first-degree rape and molestation of a juvenile. He is accused of molesting and raping a girl from the time she was 8 until she was 13.
Louis J. Crawford III, 29, is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl in July 2017. He was indicted on one count of first-degree rape.
Kendrick L. Baker, 27, is accused of raping a 9-year-old girl in February 2017 and was charged with first-degree rape of a victim under 13.
Authorities have not released additional details about the alleged crimes because of the victim's ages.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Local restaurants struggling to hire employees as business increases
COAST GUARD: Two more unresponsive crew members recovered from capsized lift boat...
Woman's missing unemployment benefits may have gone to wrong bank account
Second body recovered miles from lift boat as Coast Guard continues search...
Defense lawyers questioning BRPD drug squad cases amid corruption investigation
'We have a plan': Coach O quiet on how Title IX scandal...
Southeastern regains sole possession of first place in Southland standings with win...
Max Johnson in the mix for LSU starting quarterback job
Coach O admits to mistakes, takes steps to correct them in the...
Saints QB Jameis Winston gets emotional discussing Drew Brees