LAFAYETTE, LA — A 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old.
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the investigation began roughly 3 months ago after a complaint was filed. Officials say the suspect, Conwell Cormier, Jr., is accused of sexually assaulting the pre-teen at a home located in the 200 block of Beau Basin Road.
Deputies were originally notified of the incident back in December 2012. A warrant for his arrest was issued on March 28, and he was located and arrested on Monday, April 1.
Cormier was arrested and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.