Grand jury indicts parish man on 5 sex crimes against minors

Published 2:39 pm Tuesday, November 5, 2019

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District Attorney Warren Montgomery said that a Washington Parish grand jury indicted Logan W. Jarrell, 26, of Franklinton on Thursday, Oct. 31, on five counts of sex crimes involving victims under the age of 13.

Jarrell is accused of committing aggravated/first degree rape and sexual battery in November of 2014 on a victim who was 11 years old at the time. He also is accused of aggravated crime against nature between January and April of this year on a victim who was under 13 years old. In addition, Jarrell is accused of sexual battery and indecent behavior between August of 2008 and August of 2010 with a victim, who was then 6 or 7 years old.

Assistant District Attorney Ysonde Boland presented the case to the grand jury.