Seneca Man Arrested

Criminal Sexual Conduct Against Minors

Emily Gill
August 03, 2020 - 2:35 pm
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Released by the OCSO.

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Seneca man over the weekend on two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor – 3rd Degree.

34 year old David Scott Thibault was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center around 4:23am Sunday.  

David Scott Thibault - OCSO

At this time, Thibault remains in custody at the Detention Center on a combined $200,000 surety bond.

Deputies from Uniform Patrol Division began an investigation early Sunday morning regarding reports of sexual abuse regarding minors.  

Based upon evidence that was gathered during the investigation, deputies placed Thibault under arrest on charges of Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor. 

Arrest warrants were obtained by the Child/Elder Abuse investigator that charge Thibault with sexually assaulting two victims. 

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation and in order to preserve the integrity of the investigation and that of the victims, the Sheriff’s Office will not be releasing any information that could potentially identify the victims in this case, which includes the relationship between the victims and the arrestee, the age and sex of the victims and where the incidents occurred. 


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