Calcasieu Parish Deputy Fired, Then Arrested


A Calcasieu Parish deputy sheriff, accused of inappropriately touching a minor child, has been

fired. 42-year old James C Trahan, of Moss Bluff, had been in law enforcement for more than

15 years. The investigation began this past weekend after the victim told investigators that

Trahan had been inappropriately touching her since she was six years old. Trahan was taken

into custody. His bond set at $450,000.