Louisiana man admits in court to raping a juvenile

Caddo Parish man pleads guilty to rape

CADDO PARISH, La. (KSLA) — A man was sentenced to decades behind bars following his day in court Tuesday.

Eric Jerad Holden Sr., 42, of Oil City, pleaded guilty before Caddo District Judge Katherine Dorroh to a charge of rape.

Holden admitted that he raped a juvenile on or about Dec. 26, 2017, at a Shreveport home, according to the Caddo district attorney’s office.

At the time, there were other people, including children, in the residence.

Eventually, someone stopped the attack.

Holden was sentenced to 40 years in prison.

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