CHALMETTE, La. – A 34-year-old illegal alien was booked on three counts of forcible rape along with other sex crimes involving a juvenile girl, according to St. Bernard Parish Chief Deputy Sheriff James Pohlmann.
Alvaro Gonzalez was arrested on March 2.
Pohlmann said the victim was the daughter of an acquaintance of Gonzalez.
According to Pohlmann, Gonzalez has been living in the Chalmette area for about a year but is in the country illegally.
In addition to the forcible rape counts, Gonzalez with booked with two counts of attempted forcible rape and two counts of molestation of a juvenile.
Pohlmann said Gonzalez was also recently arrested for cruelty to an eight-year-old boy who he allegedly beat with a belt.