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CPSO Arrests Man for 2nd Time on Additional Sexual Related Charges

On September 10, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Jose Mario Rosales, 40, 900 West Sale Street, Lake Charles, and booked him into the Calcasieu Correctional Center for a second time in less than 2 months.  He was charged with 2 counts of aggravated rape.

CPSO detectives received a complaint regarding Rosales sexually abusing a female family member in 2012 on numerous occasions for over 9 months when the victim was 10 years old.  Detectives also learned Rosales would place his hand over the victim’s mouth so she could not scream.

Judge Clayton Davis set his bond at $500,000.

Rosales was previously arrested on July 23 after an investigation revealed in 2012 he had inappropriate sexual contact with another female family member on numerous occasions when the girl was 8 years old.  He was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with of 2 counts of sexual battery and released on a $30,000 bond set by Judge Ron Ware on July 25.

CPSO Detective Brittney Jones is the lead investigator on both cases.