KEITHVILLE, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A Keithville woman and her boyfriend who are accused of raping a young child now sit behind bars.
According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, 26-year-old Ashley Romans and 29-year-old Drew Farnell were arrested on rape charges for the alleged sexual assault of a child.
On Friday, Nov. 6 Romans was booked into the Caddo Correctional Center for first-degree rape following an investigation by CPSO.
On Saturday, the U.S. Marshal’s Task Force arrested Farnell in Monroe on a Caddo Sheriff’s Office warrant.
Farnell was booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center as a fugitive. He faces charges in Caddo Parish for first-degree rape and sexual battery.
CPSO detectives obtained the warrant for Farnell while investigating an allegation that he and Romans were involved in inappropriate behavior involving a juvenile under the age of 13 on at least two occasions.