Sulphur man accused of indecent behavior with a 13-year-old girl

Sulphur man accused of indecent behavior with a 13-year-old girl
Edward Covert, 33 (Source: Sulphur Police Department)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Sulphur Police Department says that it has arrested a man accused of indecent behavior with a juvenile.

According to Sulphur Police spokesman Mel Estess, detectives learned that Edward Covert, 33, had inappropriate sexual behavior with thirteen-year-old girl while she was asleep.

Covert was arrested on July 15, 2019 and booked into the Sulphur City Jail for indecent behavior with a juvenile.

Judge Canaday set Covert’s bond at $250,000.

Sulphur Police Detective Justin Foster is the lead investigator on the case.

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