Lake Charles man arrested for sexual battery of juvenile - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Charles man arrested for sexual battery of juvenile

Kenneth Amos (Source: CPSO) Kenneth Amos (Source: CPSO)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man on Monday and charged him with the sexual battery of a 14-year-old girl that allegedly happened back in December 2009.

On July 12, authorities received a call regarding 25-year-old Kenneth Amos of Lake Charles. The caller said Amos acted sexually inappropriate with the 14-year-old girl back in December.

Amos, a family acquaintance with the girl and her family, was questioned by detectives on Monday. According to authorities, he confirmed some of the allegations made against him.

Amos was arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center. He was charged with sexual battery. A judge set his bond at $10,000.

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