FENTON, La. (KPLC) - A Fenton man is under arrest for indecent behavior with a juvenile.
Detectives were called to Fenton Elementary school to investigate a child abuse report on November 2, 2020. Marlon Demond Scott, 44, was arrested on Monday, Nov. 9.
The juvenile reported inappropriate activity by an adult male friend of the family, and the incident reported had occurred in June in Fenton, according to Chief Deputy Christopher Ivey, spokesman for the Jeff Davis Sheriff’s Office.
Scott was arrested on a warrant for indecent behavior with a juvenile and sexual battery.
Upon arrival at the parish jail, deputies located a small brown cigar wrapper containing a green leafy substance believed to be marijuana in Scott’s pocket. Marlon was booked in on the warrant for 14:81 indecent behavior with juvenile, 14:43.1. A. (2) sexual battery and the added charge of 40:966 Possession of schedule 1, according to Ivey.