TERREBONNE, La. – A 20-year-old woman was arrested by the sheriff’s office for molestation of a juvenile, after admitting to having a romantic relationship with a 13-year-old girl.
Destinee Elizabeth Chaisson, 20, of Houma, was booked and jailed in the Terrebonne Parish Jail, according to Sheriff Vernon Bourgeois.
Authorities began investigating Chaisson after receiving a complaint about a homosexual relationship between Chaisson and a 13-year-old girl, according to Bourgeois.
“Monday morning detectives located the suspect at the victim's residence and transported her to the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office where she was questioned. She admitted to being in a romantic relationship with the 13-year-old victim,” said a statement from Bourgeois.
Chaisson remains in jail on a $50,000 bond, and her arraignment date is set for June 14.