The following is a Press Release from the Sulphur Police Department:
According to Chief of Police Lewis Coats, Damon Troy Skipper, Black Male, Age 44 of Sulphur wanted for Aggravated Rape was arrested yesterday afternoon.
Skipper has been on the run from authority's sense October 26, 2011 when District Judge David A. Richie signed a warrant for his arrest for aggravated rape in violation of LSA R.S. 14:42.
He was located in Alexandria, Louisiana and was taken into custody by the United States Marshal's Office and subsequently booked into the Rapides Parish Jail. He will be held at that facility until Sulphur Police Department and the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office can coordinate his transport back to Calcasieu Parish.
His bond has been set in the amount of $750,000.00.