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Lafayette man wanted on rape charge arrested Monday

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Posted at 12:22 PM, Dec 21, 2020

A Lafayette man wanted on rape charges was arrested on Monday morning.

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Offcie says that 44-year-old Leon Fava was apprehended and arrested at 10:15 am at the Discovery Inn & Suites on Kaliste Saloom Road in Lafayette.

Fava was booked on a charge of 1st Degree Rape and is currently being held at the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

No further information is available at this time.

Deputies asked the public last week to help them locate Fava: Police seeking help to find Lafayette rape suspect

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