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MOLESTATION OF JUVENILES - Friday, April 10, 2015

NAPOLEONVILLE --- Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that in December 2014 a complaint was filed about a juvenile being sexually abused.  The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Criminal Investigative Division initiated an investigation interviewing the victim and other potential victims.   The abuse is reported to have taken place between 1999 and 2008 and involved 3 juveniles.  After a lengthy investigation by the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division, on April 8, 2015 the case was presented to an Assumption Parish Grand jury by the District Attorney’s Office.  A true bill of indictment was signed for three counts of violations of LRS 14:81.2, Molestation of a Juvenile.  Samuel Gonzales, Jr, W/M, age 46 of 4991 Kaylee Lane, Barataria, La. was arrested on 9 April 2015 in Ascension Parish on 3 counts of molestation of a juvenile.

This is an ongoing investigation and Detective Sergeant Donald Calamia is the lead investigator on this case.  If you have any information concerning this case or others, please contact the Criminal Investigative Division at 985-526-1627 or Communications Division at 985-369-2912.

Samuel F. Gonzales, Jr. was booked in the Assumption Parish Detention Center on April 10th, 2015 for 3 counts of LRS 14:81.2, Molestation of a Juvenile.  His bond has been set at $300,000 and he is still in custody as of the time of this release.

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Mike Waguespack at 985-637-6392 or Public Information Officer, Robert Martin at 985-369-7281 or 985-398-0430. 


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