Former Plaquemine Police Officer charged with carnal knowledge of a juvenile

PLAQUEMINE, LA (WAFB) - Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi says a former Plaquemine Police Officer has been arrested and charged with two counts of carnal knowledge of a juvenile.

During the course of an investigation, detectives with the sheriff's office learned Chance Martinez had sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old girl when he was 17 years old. The relationship was prior to his employment with the Plaquemine Police Department.

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