BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department have issued an arrest warrant for a man who is accused of raping a woman back in November of 2016.
Alvin Weeks, 41, is wanted for second degree rape after officials say he raped a 25-year-old woman on November 19, 2016 after offering her a ride home. The victim says she was driven to a dead end street off Spanish Town Rd., where she was raped inside the vehicle.
On April 24, investigators discovered the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab had a DNA match that linked Weeks to the crime. The victim was also able to positively identify Weeks in a lineup.
Anyone with information on Weeks' whereabouts is urged to contact the Special Victims Unit at 225-389-3853 or call Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.