43-year-old Sonia Hoffpauir of  Scott is in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center for allegedly helping her 21-year-old son have sex with a teenager.

Scott Police Chief Chad Leger says investigators, acting on allegations, found that Sonia Hoffpauir’s son had allegedly been involved in a sexual relationship with the 16-year-old for about eight months. The mother is accused of not only knowing the relationship was happening in her house, but also helping the couple lie to the teenager’s mother.

Sonia Hoffpauir has been charged with Principle to Felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile.

Hoffpauir’s son faces the following charges:

  • 2nd Degree Rape
  • Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor
  • Simple Battery
  • False Imprisonment
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Pornography involving Juveniles