Welsh man arrested for alleged rape of a minor

Welsh man arrested for alleged rape of a minor
Michael Lynn Prudhomme III (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that it has arrested a man for the alleged rape of a 14 year old.

The Sheriff’s Office says it received a complaint in Feburary of the rape which was reported by the victim to have occurred in November 2018 near a bridge in Welsh.

The suspect, Michael Lynn Prudhomme III, 18, was arrested on a warrant for 3rd degree rape on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

Michael Lynn Prudhomme III
Michael Lynn Prudhomme III (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)

Prudhomme is currently being held in the Jeff Davis Parish Jail with no bond.

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