Shreveport Man Arrested for Aggravated Rape
Bossier City police have arrested a Shreveport man for committing a sex crime involving a juvenile.
Police say 36-year-old Joshua Louis Battson was picked up at his home by Shreveport police after detectives with the BCPD's Juvenile Unit got a warrant for his arrest on an aggravated rape charge.
Detectives were acting on a complaint that Battson sexually assaulted a female under the age of 13 last month. He was booked into the Bossier City Jail, then transferred to the Bossier Parish Maximum Security Facility. His bond is set at $100,000.