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Labor Day weekend has a special significance for alligator hunters in Mississippi. A few days into the start of this year's hunting season, a record-setting 756-pound gator was caught by Robert MahaffeyMore >>
Labor Day weekend has a special significance for alligator hunters in Mississippi. A few days into the start of this year's hunting season, a record-setting 756-pound gator was caught by Robert Mahaffey of Brandon in the first weekend of the season.More >>
PAINCOURTVILLE, LA (WAFB) -
39-year-old registered sex offender is behind bars again on charges related to
sexual activity with minors.
Fortner of Paincourtville is accused of having a sexual relationship with a
arrested Thursday on five counts of carnal knowledge of a juvenile and five
counts of contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.
Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office said the girl's father filed a complaint
after finding out about the relationship.
said the girl told them she had sex with Fortner on five different occasions.
she met Fortner through a mutual friend. She added it was his idea for her to
tell her dad she was tutoring children at a church in Paincourtville when she
was instead going to visit him.
told investigators Fortner bought her things like an iPhone, clothing and
jewelry. She reportedly said he also paid for visits to the beauty salon.
booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center. Bond has not been set.
reported Fortner was convicted in 2003 of carnal knowledge of a juvenile and
pornography involving juveniles.