Aug 3, 2010 11:36 AM by Melissa Canone
The U.S. Marshall arrested Michael Straughter of Lafayette for alleged Forcible Rape.
The alleged incident was reported to the Lafayette Police Department on June 16, 2010. The incident occurred on June 8, 2010.
The suspect is alleged to have held the victim, a 14 year old female, against her will at a residence within the city of Lafayette and allegedly had forced sexual relations.
A warrant was issued for the arrest of Straughter on July 28, 2010.