Jury finds Lafayette couple guilty of child molesting

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A Lafayette couple has been found guilty of repeatedly molesting the woman’s 8-year-old daughter for a period ending nearly two years ago.

A jury convicted 32-year-old Elizabeth Carle and 30-year-old Cory DesArmo of all 11 counts against them on Wednesday. Carle was found guilty of four felony charges, while DesArmo was found guilty of seven felony charges.

Nearly the entire case relied on sworn statements from the victim, who testified that DesArmo forced her to perform sex acts. Both Carle and DesArmo declined to testify.

Sentencing for the couple is scheduled on April 2.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.