Venegas wanted for rape

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in searching for a Hispanic male, Justo Venegas, 31, who is wanted for forcible rape.

Chief Tony Bacala of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that on June 9 deputies responded to a call in reference to a female juvenile who had been raped at her residence.

After the incident, Venegas fled on a bicycle leaving his 2003 GMC single cab red pickup truck behind. He was last seen wearing blue jean Capri pants and a white muscle shirt.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867)