By: Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office

Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Criminal Deputy, Terry Daigre, said that on Friday morning, May 3, 2019, TPSO detectives, along with the La. Attorney General’s Office, responded to 338 Daralyn Dr. Houma regarding a Child Pornography investigation. 

There was a search warrant executed at this residence and the suspect, Jennings Bernard III, was transported to the Sheriff’s Office where he was arrested for Possession of Child Pornography. There is a $20,000.00 bond for this charge. During this investigation TPSO detectives received information that Bernard was also accused of molestation of a juvenile that occurred within the past two years.

After further investigation Jennings Bernard III, w/m, age 40, 338 Daralyn Dr. Houma, La. was arrested for Molestation of a Juvenile. He awaits a bond hearing for this charge. The victim is an acquaintance of Bernard however the age and relationship among the two will not be released due to the nature of this investigation. This case remains under investigation and more charges are subject to follow. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call TPSO detectives, (985)876-2500.