ASCENSION PARISH, LA — A former deputy of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office was re-arrested on Thursday, November 7 for charges of Felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile.
Todd Tripp, 24, of Gonzales was an employee of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office for 18 months but was terminated on September 10 when he was arrested on charges stemming with child pornography and indecent behavior with juveniles.
Tripp was arrested a second time on October 8 on charges of 304 counts of child pornography.
Following Tripp’s second arrest, the investigation continued and detectives discovered where Tripp had sexual contact with a 16-year-old juvenile. Detectives obtained an additional arrest warrant on Tripp for Felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile.
Tripp was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail on Thursday, November 7 where his bond has not yet been set.