Posted: Jul 3, 2012 5:02 PM by Melissa Canone
On June 27, 2012, Detectives with Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Department received information of possible inappropriate behavior involving juveniles. An investigation revealed that Joseph Lee Edward Johnson, 30, allegedly conducted himself in an inappropriate manner with a child under the age of thirteen (13). Authorities say Johnson admitted to the allegations and was charged with aggravated rape and indecent behavior involving juveniles. The Department of Children and Family Services were contacted and the investigation continues. Additional charges may follow the outcome of the investigation.