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Opelousas man arrested for allegedly raping a 9-year-old

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ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – An Opelousas man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 9-year-old juvenile.

Detectives with St. Landry's Sheriff's Office said they have arrested Timothy Thibodaux and charged him with aggravated rape of a juvenile.

The rape allegedly occurred at a family member's home while the juvenile was sleeping.

Captain Vizena said, "We are able to confirm that Thibodeaux and the juvenile victim were known to each other but I cannot explain the relationship to protect the identity of the victim."

Thibodeaux remains in the St. Landry Parish Jail with no bond.

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