Shreveport man accused of sexually assaulting teen boys over 21-year span
POSTED: Monday, February 25, 2013 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, February 25, 2013 - 1:59pm
SHREVEPORT, LA (NBC33) — A Shreveport man was arrested for allegedly molesting over a dozen male juveniles over the span of 21 years. Investigators believe there are more victims who have yet to come forward.
The Shreveport Police Department reports that Willie L. Johnson, 58, was arrested after investigators determined that he allegedly committed sexual acts against 13 juvenile boys. Four additional victims were also located and have similar accusations. Officials believe an additional 20 males may have been victimized by Johnson over the past 21 years.
Johnson was arrested and charged with four counts of Molestation of a Juvenile, and one count of felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile. Additional charges are possible. He is being held on a $500,000 bond.
Investigators urge anyone who may have been the victim of Johnson to come forward with information. Anyone who has is urged to call Shreveport Police detectives at (318) 673-7020 or Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.
Victims of sexual crimes have 30 years after their 18th birthday to report incidents to law enforcement.