RAPIDES PARISH, La.(KTVE/KARD) — In an announcement by the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office, they reported that deputies began investigating a report of alleged criminal sexual conduct involving multiple juveniles.
During the course of the investigation, detectives identified one of the suspects as 49-year-old Ojilvel Medrano Rodriguez of Forest Hill.
When detectives had sufficient enough evidence, they executed a warrant on Rodriguez and he was booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center with a $365,000 bond on the following charges:
- 1 count of 1st Degree Rape
- 21 counts of Sexual Battery of a Victim under 13
- 22 counts of Aggravated Crimes Against Nature
RPSO detectives have advised that the investigation is still ongoing, therefore if anyone has any information relating to the investigation, contact Detective Baker at 318-473-6727 or Crime Stoppers at 318-443-7867.