Sexual battery suspect nabbed in Tangipahoa Parish

Sexual battery suspect nabbed in Tangipahoa Parish

HAMMOND, LA (WVUE) - A man accused in connection with an August sexual assault was found and captured by Tangipahoa authorities.

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department arrested 22-year-old Marquanvius Jones Thursday night.

Jones was accused of committing sexual battery during an incident that occurred on August 23, 2017, at a Hammond area home.

Authorities issued a unique plea for Jones to turn himself in announcing he was "welcome to visit the TPSO and surrender.

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