$5 Million Bond For Convicted Sex Offender

Demember 12th, 2008

From KPLC Staff

A convicted sex offender faces new charges after a 14-year-old girl says he repeatedly raped her. The alledged assaults happend while 38-year-old Deke Duraso was staying in Calcasieu Parish. Duraso lives in West Virginia and that's where Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's investigators arrested him. He is currently jailed in West Virginia awaiting extradition back to Calcasieu. Judge David Ritchie set his bond at $5,000,000.   Duraso is a registered sex offender who was previously convicted of obscenity in 1997 and indecent behavior with a juvenile in 2000. He served 3 years in jail in Calcasieu Parish.