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St. Martinville Man Arrested On Third Degree Rape and Molestation Of A Juvenile

On October 22, 2020, Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of alleged sexual abuse of a juvenile.

Posted: Nov 19, 2020 2:07 PM

St. Martinville, LA.-Sheriff Becket Breaux announces that on October 22, 2020, Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of alleged sexual abuse of a juvenile. An investigation into the allegations was initiated and at the culmination of the investigation, a warrant of arrest was obtained for Tyler Dauphinet, 27, St. Martinville, LA.

On, November 19, 2020, following the execution of the warrant, he was arrested on the following charges:

3 Counts-LA. R.S. 14:43-3rd Degree Rape-(Felony)
2 Counts-LA. R.S. 14:81.2-Molestation of a Juvenile-(Felony)

Following his arrest, he was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center on the above charges. At the time of this release, no bond had been set.

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