ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Court officials said a man accused of sexual assault has been sentenced after pleading guilty to a carnal knowledge charge.
The 23rd Judicial District Court reported James Viscardis Jr., 22, of Morgan City, pleaded guilty to felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile in connection with a crime in Assumption Parish that investigators said went on for two years.
District Attorney Ricky Babin said Viscardis was sentenced by a district judge to six years in prison with credit for time served. He added Viscardis must also register as a sex offender.
Viscardis was arrested in August 2016.