The two men arrested for sexual battery Saturday are members of the UL Lafayette football team. #26, Eric Ferguson, plays Cornerback and #98, Darrell Green, is a Defensive Lineman.
On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at approximately 11:30 p.m., University of Louisiana at Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a simple rape. After a police investigation, it was determined that a sexual battery had occurred. The victim was transported to Lafayette General Medical Center. She advised the police investigator that she was socializing with several friends in the residence hall where she resides. After consuming some alcohol, the victim left with a female friend and four male individuals to go to the store. While inside the vehicle, the victim stated she was fondled and touched on different parts of her body. The victim stated that she did not consent to the touching.
The investigation led to the arrest of two individuals. Darrell Green, 20 and Eric Ferguson, 22 were arrested for sexual battery and transported to the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center for further booking procedures.
The case is under investigation.