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Houma man arrested for first-degree rape of a child

Rene Joseph Ledet, 49, (Source: LPSO) Rene Joseph Ledet, 49, (Source: LPSO)
HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

A Houma man was arrested Thursday for first-degree rape of a juvenile, according to Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre.

Terrebonne detectives notified the Lafourche Sheriff that Rene Joseph Ledet, 49, had sexual contact with the victim six years ago, when the victim was under the age of 13.

Ledet was arrested in Terrebonne Parish and transported to the Lafourche Parish Detention Center, where he was booked with rape and also booked on two outstanding warrants for contempt of court.

His bond has not yet been set.

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