Posted: Jul 12, 2013 4:21 PM
A St. Martinville woman is in jail after police said a two-week investigation showed she had committed criminal acts with regard to a 12-year-old girl.
Sharon Alexander, 36, was arrested Friday on charges of cruelty to a juvenile.
On June 26, an investigation was initiated regarding alleged abuse of the girl, leading to the arrest warrant being issued today.
Alexander was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center. Her bond was set at $4,000.00.