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Terrebonne Parish man accused of sexually abusing a minor at a party

Terrebonne Parish man accused of sexually abusing a minor at a party

Disclaimer: All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

TERREBONNE PARISH, Louisiana (WGNO) – Terrebonne Parish officials have arrested a 52-year-old Bourg man on charges of indecent conduct related to assault of a juvenile and sexual assault.

According to the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division, officers were notified of a “sexually motivated” incident involving a juvenile on Sunday, June 30. The alleged incident occurred during a party in the 4100 block of Bayou Estates Drive.


In an interview with the TPSO, the victim identified Gerald Joseph Danos Jr. as the person allegedly responsible for the abuse. The victim and parents revealed details of the sexual abuse that had occurred days earlier.

Gerald Joseph Danos Jr. (Courtesy of Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office)

After further investigation by the TPSO Sexual Victims Unit, detectives arrested Danos on Monday, July 8.

He was taken to the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex but released on $21,000 bail, according to TPSO.

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