June 14, 2007
Reported by KPLC Staff
A convicted sex offender, who already faces charges in Beaurgard parish now faces charges in Calcasieu.
52 year old Joseph Lee Broussard faces 3 counts of sexual battery of a female juvenile.
Investigators say Broussard was a friend of the victim's family.
Broussard was convicted of sexual abuse charges in Oregon in 2004.
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