An investigation by the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office led to the arrest of David Peek, 54, a resident of Turkey Ridge Road in Mt. Hermon. The testimony of victims, plus information gathered by investigators from other sources, led to the arrest of Peek.
Peek was arrested on May 28 and placed in the Washington Parish Jail. He is charged with Aggravated Rape and Sexual Battery. No bond has been set at this time.
Due to the nature of the crime and the need to protect the identity of the victim, no other information will be provided.
Sheriff Randy Seal complimented his staff on a job well done. “Our investigators acted quickly when this was brought to their attention. A thorough investigation led to Peek’s arrest and I commend them for bringing this matter to a prompt conclusion.”