Police: Houma man arrested for sexually abusing child

Police: Houma man arrested for sexually abusing child

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) - Houma Police say the 16-year-old victim filed the complaint Monday about the sexual abuse that started about six years ago. According to a press release, the victim was forced to perform oral sex on Derek Jones when she was 10 years old.

Officers arrested 41-year-old Jones yesterday for aggravated rape. He was booked at the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex.

In a three-year span, the sexual abuse allegedly happened at a home on the east side of Houma, as well as other locations.

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