Alton Sterling’s son accused of raping child; bond set

Alton Sterling’s son accused of raping child; bond set
Cameron Sterling (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The oldest son of Alton Sterling, the man killed in a controversial police shooting in 2016, is accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Court documents state Cameron Sterling, 18, of Baton Rouge, was arrested Wednesday.

According to the arrest warrant, the incident happened on December 8 and involved an 8-year-old he was babysitting.

Sterling was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of first-degree rape.

Bond was set Friday, Dec. 14 at $100,000.

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