Grand Jury indicts man in rape of 12-year-old

Grand Jury indicts man in rape of 12-year-old

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -An Orleans Parish jury indicted a man in the rape of a 12-year-old girl.

According to a report issued by the office of Leon Cannizzaro, Ira Toney Jr, 24, is charged with two counts of sexual battery of a juvenile and one count of indecent behavior with a juvenile for the assaults in late 2015 and early 2016.

The indictment also charges Toney with simple assault against an adult male.

Toney’s bond has been set at just shy of $360,000.

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