Police: Child rape suspect arrested in Harvey

Police: Child rape suspect arrested in Harvey
Glenn Mills Jr., 41 (Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office)

HARVEY, La. (WVUE) -A Slidell-area man was arrested for rape following an incident involving a 9-year-old child, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.

A Slidell-area woman contacted the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Wednesday night after she came home and found her husband, 41-year-old Glenn Mills Jr.,, actively involved in a sexual act with a 9-year-old girl that was left in his care.

When confronted by his wife, Mills fled the residence in his pickup truck prior to deputies’ arrival.

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office issued warrants for Mills’ arrest for First Degree Rape and Aggravated Crime Against Nature.

A St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputy assigned to the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force located Mills shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon at a residence off 2nd Avenue in Harvey, La. He was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center as a fugitive out of St. Tammany Parish.

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