A Southwest Louisiana man has been charged with sexual assault of a child.

Luke J. Daigle, 51, of Sulphur, was charged with having "inappropriate sexual contact with a family acquaintance" according to a release from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.

From the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office...

On January 24 the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint regarding Luke J. Daigle, 51,, Sulphur, having inappropriate sexual contact with a family acquaintance.

The victim advised detectives Daigle touched her inappropriately on more than one occasion when she was approximately 11 years old.

On May 8 after further investigation, Judge Guy Bradberry signed a warrant in the amount of $50,000 for Daigle’s arrest.

Detectives’ attempts to locate Daigle were unsuccessful.

On October 27 Daigle was located, arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center.

He is charged with 4 counts of indecent behavior with a juvenile.

CPSO Detective Jacob Dore is the lead investigator on this case.