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Two charged with cruelty to juveniles

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Maegan A. Guillory. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Maegan A. Guillory. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Chase A. Jardneaux. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office) Chase A. Jardneaux. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office)
LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has charged two individuals with cruelty to juveniles.

On July 5, deputies with the CPSO responded to a complaint of a 16-month-old who had returned with bruises on his legs and buttocks, following a visit with 19-year-old Maegan Guillory of Sulphur.

Guillory was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center on a charge of cruelty to a juvenile. Her bond was set at $3,500 by Judge Ron Ware.

In a separate incident, detectives with the CPSO received a complaint on February 12 regarding a Sulphur man who allegedly physically abused a 5-year-old juvenile.

Investigators say 25-year-old Chase Jardneaux struck the juvenile with a belt, causing bruises on the victim's leg.

The investigation was turned over to the District Attorney's Office on April 11, and a warrant was issued for Jardneaux's arrest.

Jardneaux turned himself in to authorities on July 8. He was booked into the CCC on a charged of cruelty to a juvenile. His bond was set at $5,000 by Judge Sharon Wilson.

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