UPDATE: Sex offender accused of raping juvenile is caught | Union Parish
The Union Parish Sheriff's Office says authorities have arrested 36-year-old David Ray Aldridge Jr. of Farmerville.
Union Parish authorities say Aldridge was wanted in connection with the rape of a juvenile. Aldridge has been convicted of sex crimes in the past so he is a registered sex offender.
Sgt. Cade Nolan says deputies say Aldridge was arrested during a traffic stop at a local store in Farmerville by the Union Parish Detectives and Patrol division. He was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Union Parish Detention Center on a charge of first-degree rape of a juvenile.