Louisiana State Police Headquarters issued a press release announcing that one of its officers has been placed on administrative leave.
Louisiana State Police Lieutenant Kirk Thibodeaux, 44, was arrested after the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office in Rapid City, South Dakota, opened an investigation.
According to the codified laws of South Dakota:
22-23-9. Hiring for Sexual Activity – Misdemeanor or Criminal Offense.
A person who hires or attempts to hire another person to engage in sexual activity for a fee or other compensation is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.
According to KELO, at the time of the arrest, Lieutenant Thibodeaux was in Rapid City, South Dakota, where he was attending a conference. The story goes that the alleged crime occurred at around 3am on September 20, 2022 at a hotel.
The Louisiana State Police press release said Thibodeaux, who is currently assigned to the Department of Transportation Safety Services and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, has been placed on leave pending the completion of the investigation.
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