Jefferson Parish man indicted on charges of child rape, molestation of a juvenile

Jefferson Parish man indicted on charges of child rape, molestation of a juvenile
Harold A. Butler Jr., 45 (Source: St. Tammany/Washington Parish DA's Office)

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, LA (WVUE) - A St. Tammany Parish grand jury indicted on Friday indicted a Jefferson Parish man for child rape and molestation.

Harold A. Butler Jr., 45, faces aggravated rape of a victim under 13 and with molestation of a juvenile under his care in incidents involving two victims, according to District Attorney Warren Montgomery

Butler is accused of raping a girl for many years, beginning when she was 12 years old and living in Mandeville. He also is accused of molesting another girl for a number of years, including during a period when she was 16 years old and lived in Mandeville.

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