Sulphur man charged in rape of child under 10

Published 1:28 pm Tuesday, May 30, 2023

A Sulphur man was arrested over the weekend in the rape of a girl under the age of 10. 

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kayla Vincent said deputies responded to a call of a rape in progress at about 11:30 p.m. May 27.

When deputies arrived, they saw the suspect, Randy M. Alston, 68, leaving the neighborhood in his truck, Vincent said.

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“He was stopped by deputies and after further investigation he was arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with first-degree rape,” Vincent said.

Judge Ron Ware set his bond at $300,000.

Det. Alexander Vincent is the lead investigator on this case.