(St. Martinville, LA.)- A suspect who is already incarcerated is not facing more charges. In October, Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of suspected Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile regarding two juvenile subjects. An investigation was initiated into the allegations, and upon culmination of the investigation, a Warrant of Arrest was obtained on January 9, 2019. The suspect, identified as Tara Richard, 37, Arnaudville, was already incarcerated in the St. Landry Parish Correctional Center on charges stemming from a St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigation at the time the warrant was obtained, and a subsequent hold was put in place.
Upon her release from the St. Landry Correctional Center yesterday, she was extradited by Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office back to the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center where she was booked in on the following charges:
LA. R.S. 14:80-Carnal Knowledge Of A Juvenile-2 counts (Felony)
Shortly after being booked in, she was released on a $15,000.00 bond.