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Assumption Parish Sheriffs Office


Pierre Part Man Arrested for Aggravated Rape of a 9 year old juvenile. - Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Last week, a Grandfather of a 9 year old girl filed a complaint of sexual battery with the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office. Detective Captain Darren Crochet initiated an investigation and after a forensic interview was conducted at the Children’s Advocacy Center in Thibodaux, an arrest warrant was obtained. It was learned through the interview that the suspect sexually assaulted the 9 year old while she was visiting his residence. Upon the 9 year old girl’s return to her Grandparents home, she was noticed to be visibly upset and reported to family members what had happened to her. The Suspect, Brent T. Zeller, age 56, of 117 Oak Lake Street, Pierre Part, Louisiana was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on December 27, 2013 and charged with 1 count of Sexual Battery and 1 count of Aggravated Rape. His bond has been set at $150,000 and he is still incarcerated at the Assumption Parish Detention Center as of the time of this news release.