CPSO arrests man on 11 sex charges

Dakota D. Beckel (Source: CPSO)
Dakota D. Beckel (Source: CPSO)

The following is a news release from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office:

On July 10, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint regarding Dakota D. Beckel, 20, of West Monroe, formerly of Lake Charles, sexually assaulting a female on numerous occasions for six years in Calcasieu Parish beginning in 2003 when the girl was seven years old.

After further investigation, Beckel was arrested Aug. 15 and booked in the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with 11 counts of aggravated sexual battery.

Judge Wilford Carter set his bond at $50,000.

CPSO Detective William Wilcox is the lead investigator on this case.