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UPDATE: Man Wanted for First Degree Rape Arrested in Lafayette

Man wanted for first degree rape arrested in Lafayette.

Posted: Dec 21, 2020 11:42 AM
Updated: Dec 21, 2020 12:05 PM

UPDATE: A Lafayette man is facing rape charges following his arrest Monday morning.

At approximately 10:15 a.m., Leon Fava, 44, was apprehended and arrested by Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies at the Discovery Inn & Suites on Kaliste Saloom Rd. in Lafayette.

Fava is charged with 1st Degree Rape and is currently being held at the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

No further information is available at this time.


The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office would like the public's assistance to locate the following individual:
Leon O’Neil Fava (46) - 1st Degree Rape
If you know Fava’s whereabouts, or have any other information, please contact the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office at (337) 232-9211, Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS(8477) or submit a tip on the Lafayette Sheriff App

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