Man accused of bribing girl after offering to perform indecent sexual act arrested

Man accused of bribing girl after offering to perform indecent sexual act arrested

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man was arrested Tuesday on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile.

The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested Eric Strawder, 39, on Tuesday, April 11 around 6 p.m. thanks to a Crime Stoppers tip.

Strawder allegedly offered to perform oral sex on a 10-year-old girl, then bribed her with money to keep it a secret. This incident reportedly happened sometime between August 12 and September 9 of 2016.

Officials say Strawder is a registered sex offender and is also wanted by the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office for failing to update his registration as a sex offender.

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