Man accused of rape, video voyeurism of teen in N.O. East

Man accused of rape, video voyeurism of teen in N.O. East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD has arrested a man accused of rape, video voyeurism and indecent behavior with a juvenile.

The suspect, 18-year-old Taylor Taitt surrendered to police Thursday and was booked into Central Lock-up.

The incident occurred Jan. 19 inside a home in the 6000 block of Bamberry Street in Eastern New Orleans.

A 16-year-old female reported that she may have been sexually assaulted without her knowledge when she stayed at the home of a male friend.

During the course of the investigation, detectives determined that sexually assaulted the victim.

Sex Crimes detectives are investigating and can be contacted at 658-5523.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading only to the arrest, except on homicides, where Crimestoppers will pay half of the reward upon the arrest and half on the indictment of the responsible person(s).  You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward but you must contact Crimestoppers directly with your information. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at  

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