Louisiana man faces rape charges after allegedly luring child into home with the promise of candy

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Richard Paul Allemond, Jr.

PIERRE PART, La. (BRPROUD) – A Pierre Part man is facing rape charges after luring then sexually assaulting a child in his home.

The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office (APSO) began the investigation as a possible kidnapping before learning that the suspect allegedly committed multiple sex crimes.

Through further investigation, detectives learned that the child was lured by 32-year-old suspect Richard Paul Allemond, Jr., with the promise of providing candy.

Allemond was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Facility.

The 32-year-old man faces these charges:

  • First Degree Rape
  • Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile
  • Sexual Battery

Allemond’s bond is set at $500,000.

This investigation remains ongoing.

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