Man Arrested for Allegedly Molesting 12-Year-Old Girl

Baton Rouge Police were called out to a local middle school on August 23rd in regards to a sexual assault which occurred on Dayton Stree the day before.

Jamal Butler

Police learned that a 12-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted by Jamal Butler, 33, of Baton Rouge. The girl described how Butler touched her inappropriately while her mother was not in the room. Jamal reportedly told the victim not to tell her mother after the incident occurred.

Butler was arrested and charged with 1 count each of Sexual Battery and Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.

No bond has been set at this time.