ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On November 7, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint regarding the sexual assault of an 18 year old mentally handicapped girl. The girl stated Darin B. Lawson, 22, Westlake, who is an acquaintance of the victim, forcefully raped her.
When questioned by detectives, Lawson confirmed the allegations and was arrested on December 2. He was booked into Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with forcible rape.
Judge Ron Ware set his bond at $3,000.
CPSO Detective Lisa Hardy is the lead investigator on this case.