Rape suspect arrested in East Feliciana

Eric Atwell (Source: BRPD)
Eric Atwell (Source: BRPD)

EAST FELICIANA PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A man wanted on rape charges has been arrested.

Jason Atwell, 34, was arrested Tuesday evening in East Feliciana Parish.

Police say a Crime Stoppers tip led to the arrest by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and the East Feliciana Sheriff's Office.

Atwell has been booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on two counts of simple rape, among other charges.

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