Felony Carnal Knowledge Charges Filed In St. Landry Parish
32 year old Jack Venton Venable Jr. is arrested and charged with one count of illegal sexual conduct with a 16 year old. St. Landry Parish Deputies began the investigation in February 2015 when they were contacted by the juvenile's mother who provided a video file from a cell phone depicting graphic sexual conduct.
A warrant for Venable's arrest was issued on April 2, 2015 and he was arrested yesterday, May 2th in Dallas, Texas. Venable was extradited to St. Landry Parish where he is being held in lieu for $20,000 bail. The charges against Venable carry a potential sentence of ten years at hard labor.