Prairieville man accused of molestation of juveniles

A Prairieville man was arrested Wednesday on four counts of molestation of a juvenile and is accused of inappropriately touching three girls at his home over the past few months, according to Lt. Col. Bobby Webre, of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

John Ramsey, 42, 18611 Broussard Road, was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail, where he’s awaiting bond, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Detectives launched an investigation after learning Ramsey allegedly touched the girls during sleepovers at his home for his children, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Office.

During the investigation, detectives also learned Ramsey had inappropriately touched a male juvenile three to four years ago, according to the Sheriff’s Office.