Sulphur man indicted, arrested for alleged sex crime - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Sulphur man indicted, arrested for alleged sex crime

Darrell G. Leger (Source: CPSO) Darrell G. Leger (Source: CPSO)
SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) -

Authorities arrested a Sulphur man after he was indicted by a grand jury for an alleged sex crime charge involving a juvenile.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint back in July 2010 from the Department of Children and Family Services regarding 31-year-old Darrell G. Leger of Sulphur having inappropriate sexual contact with a 4-year-old.

On May 12, Leger was indicted by a grand jury and a warrant was issued for his arrest. He was arrested on Monday and was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center. A judge set his bond at $450,000.

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