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UPDATE: Man wanted for rape in Monroe arrested

MONROE, La. - UPDATE (4:19 P.M.): The Monroe Police Department has arrested the homeless man who was wanted for first degree rape.

Lawrence Carter, 56, was arrested by the Monroe Police Department "HEAT" team Tuesday afternoon without incident.

The information leading to Carter's arrested was provided to police through crime stoppers of Ouachita.


The Monroe Police Department needs your help locating a homeless man who is wanted for first degree rape.

Police are currently looking for 56 year old, Lawrence Carter, also known as L.C.

Carter is homeless and is well known in the area.

If anyone has any information regarding his whereabouts they are asked to contact the Monroe Police Department at 318-329-2600.

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