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Elton Teacher Arrested for Inappropriate Activity Between a Student

Jeff Davis Sheriff detectives received a complaint of inappropriate activity between a student and teacher in the parish in June 2021.

Posted: Aug 9, 2021 10:31 AM

JEFFERSON DAVIS, La. - Jeff Davis Sheriff detectives received a complaint of inappropriate activity between a student and teacher in the parish in June 2021.

During the investigation detectives discovered that Brendan O’neal Laughlin, 23, of  Elton, had inappropriate sexual conduct with a student in March of 2021 at his residence.

Judge William Knight, District Judge Pro-Tempore signed an arrest warrant for Laughlin Friday for violation of Revised statute 14:81.4 Prohibited sexual conduct between educator and student.

Laughlin was booked into the parish jail on a bond set at $10,000.00.

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