Convicted sex offender back behind bars for indecent behavior with a juvenile
NEW IBERIA, LA (NBC33) — A man who was recently released from jail is behind bars again for allegedly making inappropriate sexual contact with children.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident happened on Monday, Dec. 3. We’re told the suspect, Ronald Pradia, 39, of New Iberia, was staying the night at a residence that had children in the home. Deputies were called after it was revealed that he allegedly made sexual contact with at least one of the juveniles in the home. No details were released regarding the age or gender of the juvenile.
Officials say Pradia is a convicted sex offender who was released from jail on November 14, 2012 for an unrelated charge.
Pradia was arrested and charged with Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile. He was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on a bond of $100,000.