Elvis impersonator faces sex charges involving children

Jason Bagilio (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)
Jason Bagilio (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)

HAMMOND, LA (WAFB/WMC) - A Louisiana man known for his Elvis Presley impersonation turned himself in to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest on sex crimes involving children.

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said Jason Bagilio, 40, of Independence, is charged with eight counts of felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile and 10 counts of indecent behavior with a juvenile.

Bond has not been set.

According to reports, Bagilio has performed the Elvis Experience all over the country. Reportedly, he was recently hired to perform as Elvis full-time at the world famous Rock N' Roll Café in Memphis, TN.

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