PRESS RELEASE From: Police Department Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2002
City of Thibodaux 1309 Canal Blvd. Thibodaux, LA 70301 985-446-7214
CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE
On December 4, 2002 30 year old Erwin Brown of 2127 Audubon Avenue, Thibodaux was arrested on a warrant for one count of Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile. On December 2, 2002 the Thibodaux Police Department was contacted by the parent of a Thibodaux High School student advising that she suspected that her daughter had been sexually involved with an adult at the school. The alleged victim was 15 years old at the time of the crime. During investigation detectives developed information, which led to the arrest warrant being issued charging Brown with the crime. According to school records Brown has been an employee of Thibodaux High School for four years.
Brown turned himself in to the detectives on December 4, 2002. After his arrest Brown was released on a $10,000.00 bond awaiting his court date. The investigation into this matter is continuing at this time.