A Westlake man has been arrested for aggravated incest for allegedly abusing a 5 year old girl.
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint from the Department of Child and Family Services regarding 31 year old Michael J. Sonnier, II, of Westlake, having inappropriate sexual contact with a 5 year old female family member on numerous occasions in 2012.
After further investigation, Sonnier was arrested on December 12th and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with 2 counts of aggravated incest. Judge David Ritchie set his bond at $250,000.
Sonnier was previously arrested on October 16 and charged with pornography involving juveniles following an investigation of possible child pornography being downloaded by Sonnier. During a search of his residence, detectives recovered a home computer that contained approximately 40 child pornography images and videos.