THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) - A Thibodaux man is accused of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 13 years old.
The Sheriff's department arrested 49-year-old Jeffery Noel on August 21. Investigators began investigating Noel in July after learning that he allegedly had sexual contact with the child. Following the investigation, detectives obtained a warrant for Noel's arrest.
He was booked with first-degree rape and jailed at the Lafourche Parish Detention Center in Thibodaux. His bond has not yet been set.