A Lafayette man accused of raping a 16-year-old is now in jail, according to the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies said Theron James Charles, 24, was arrested on Nov. 23, 2015. He is now facing charges of Second Degree Rape and two counts of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile.
His bond has been set at $55,000. No court date has been set yet.