SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Franklin Police Arrest Man for Felony Sexual Battery and Felony - Molestation of a Juvenile

The Franklin Police Department received information regarding a complaint of child molestation.

Posted: Sep 4, 2020 12:36 PM

According to Chief Morris Beverly, On August 30, 2020, at approximately 5:45 PM, the Franklin Police Department received information regarding a complaint of child molestation. During the course of the investigation, probable cause was developed and subsequently felony warrants were issued for Seth Dantin for the following charges: Felony - Sexual Battery and Felony - Molestation of a Juvenile.

The Franklin Police Department along with the Morgan City Police Department were able to locate Dantin to be placed under arrest. Dantin is currently being held on a $200,000.00 bond.

Investigation efforts continue and additional charges are pending.

Lafayette
Partly Cloudy
65° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 65°
New Iberia
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 67°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
64° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 64°
Abbeville
Mostly Cloudy
64° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 64°
Jennings
Partly Cloudy
65° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 65°
New Iberia
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 67°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
62° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 62°
Tracking clouds then a big cold front

Latest Video

Image

Overnight Showers Possible

Image

NATIONAL LINEMAN DAY

Image

Sunny Monday and Cool Weather this Week

Image

Some Sun Tomorrow, Dry Next Week

Image

HIGH VAX NUMBERS AMONG AFRICAN AMERICANS

Image

Errol Rodgers

Image

Festival International is Back!

Image

Festival international is back!

Image

Tracking more rain overnight

Image

EF3 Tornado Weather Perspective

Community Events