Shreveport Man Wanted for Molestation of a Juvenile
SHREVEPORT, LA- Shreveport Police are asking for your help finding a man wanted for molestation of a juvenile
In August of 2023, the Shreveport Police Special Victims Unit began an investigation into a complaint of a ten-year-old juvenile being sexually assaulted by an adult male. Detectives investigated a reported sexual assault on the juvenile by Mathew Philyaw (02/16/94).
After further investigation into this incident, detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Philyaw for one count of Molestation of a Juvenile. Philyaw is still outstanding currently. The Shreveport Police Department is asking for assistance from the public to locate this suspect.
If you have any information about Philyaw's location, you're asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 318 673- 7373. Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to log onto www.p3tips.com to submit your tip via the web. For a secure and password-protected mobile app for your smart device, go to the App Store and download the free "P3tips" mobile app. No caller ID, no recorded lines, no tracking cookies, no saved IP address. ANONYMITY IS GUARANTEED!
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