Louisiana man arrested for sex crimes against children, investigators believe there may be more victims

Denton Stanley, 48, of Benton, Louisiana [Image credit: Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office]

Benton, Louisiana: The US Marshals Service took to Twitter to announce the apprehension of 48-year-old Denton Stanley in Indiana who was wanted on a warrant out of Bossier Parish, Louisiana for child sexual abuse.

 

Stanley has been booked into the Bossier Maximum Security Facility on one count each of aggravated crimes against nature and first degree rape of a victim under the age of 13, and three counts of molestation of a juvenile or person with a physical or mental infirmity.

 

His bond amount was set at $425,000.

 

Investigators are concerned that there may be more victims and asked that anyone with information contact the Bossier Sheriff's Office at (318) 965-3418 or (318) 965-2203.

 

Sheriff Julian Wittington encouraged victims to come forward reminding them that the statute of limitations for reporting sexual crimes was 30 years after they turned 18.

 

He encouraged victims, whether they were victims of Stanley or someone else, to come forward even in the crime happened five, ten, or more than 20 years ago.