Thursday, November 14, 2013

Dad charged with sexually abusing two daughters (Gretna, Louisiana)


Louisiana man charged with sexually assaulting two daughters

Nov. 14, 2013 at 4:40 PM

GRETNA, La., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- A Louisiana man has been charged with sexually assaulting his two daughters, while his wife was charged with failing to report her husband to police.

The Jefferson Parish sheriff's department said one of the daughters told a school counselor her father had been forcing her into sex since she was 6, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune reported. The girl allegedly said her sister received the same treatment.

Investigators said the couple live in Metairie. The husband is 32, his wife 31 and the two girls 11 and 12.

Col. John Fortunato, a sheriff's officer, said the father admitted the abuse after his arrest Tuesday.