Jun 19, 2014 4:45 PM by KATC
The Lafayette Marshal's Office on Thursday arrested a man accused of raping someone under the age of 13 after the child's mother spotted the alleged rapist at St. Joseph's Diner.
According to the marshal's office, a warrant for the arrest of Therald Anthony Charles was issued in February. On Wednesday morning, the victim's mother flagged down a deputy marshal in front of the marshal's office and told him she saw Charles at St. Joseph's Diner.
Charles,34, was arrested in the kitchen of the diner without incident. He was booked into the Lafayette Parish Jail on a $500,000 bond.