A Louisiana police officer has been arrested after having sex with a 16-year-old, which is illegal for the 29 year old officer.
Louisiana State Police arrested Craig David of the Breaux Bridge Police Department on charges of carnal knowledge of a juvenile, computer-aided solicitation of a minor and malfeasance in office, reported KATC.
Louisiana law defines carnal knowledge as consensual sex with a teen under age 17 and at least 4 years younger than the accused.
David is at the St. Martin Parish Detention Center, with bond set at $40,000.
Police Chief Rollie Cantu asked state police to investigate after getting a complaint this month. State police said in a news release that the alleged misconduct began in December.
According to state police, the investigation is ongoing.
(Article By Jeremiah Jones)