Houma man accused of sexually assaulting young girl

Houma man accused of sexually assaulting young girl

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) - Deputies arrested a Houma man for allegedly molesting a girl who is under the age of 10, according to Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter.

Eddie Soudelier, 56, is accused of sexually assaulting the minor for more than two years.

Deputies were called to the Carriage Cove Mobile Home Park on Saturday at 2 p.m. to investigate. The parent of the child brought the girl to the sheriff's office. During their investigation, deputies discovered the alleged crime.

Soudelier was taken to the sheriff's office where he admitted to molesting the girl, Larpenter said.

He remains in the Terrebonne Parish Jail on a $100,000.00 bond.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office detective bureau, (985) 876-2500.

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