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Police: Lacassine man videoed bathing child

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Seth James Richard. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office) Seth James Richard. (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)
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LACASSINE, LA (KPLC) -

A 25-year-old Lacassine man is in custody after filming a 9-year-old while the child was bathing, authorities said.

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff Office spokesman Christopher Ivey said Seth James Richard was arrested Tuesday on a charge of video voyeurism.

"We received a complaint from the mother who said her 9-year-old child was videotaped bathing by a family friend," Ivey said. "Richard admitted to setting up his cell phone in the bathroom prior to the (child) entering to take bath.

No bond was set.

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