UPDATE (KTVE/KARD) — According to Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office, authorities located Jonathan R. Naron in Pearl River County, Mississippi Monday, June 20, 2022. Officials reported that they wanted to arrest Naron for Computer-Aided Solicitation of a Minor and Indecent Behavior with Juveniles charges. Deputies stated after they booked Naron, they would extradite him to Louisiana at a later date and charge him with the charges mentioned.

According to deputies, the investigation remains ongoing, as authorities are making more information available.

Sheriff Hedrick would like to thank the Pearl River County Sheriff’s Office, as well as the FBI, for their quick, diligent response in locating this subject.

Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office

In a previously shared Facebook post, Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputies reported Naron initiated sexual online conversations with a minor. Deputies stated Naron sent numerous sexually explicit photos and videos to the minor. They also reported he expressed his desire to “impregnate and marry” the child on multiple occasions.

Additionally, deputies discovered the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) had been conducting an investigation involving Naron regarding the same circumstances.


Deputies searching for Rayville man who had sexual conversations with minors online

VIDALIA, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for 30-year-old Jonathan R. Naron for Computer-Aided Solicitation of a Minor and Indecent Behavior with Juveniles. On May 23, 2022, the sheriff’s office Cyber Unit began an investigation into an adult male initiating sexual conversations with a minor online.

Jonathan Naron

According to detectives, the suspect sent sexually explicit photos and videos to the minor over a course of two weeks. Authorities were able to identify Naron as the suspect and have issued an arrest warrant.

If you know the whereabouts of Naron, contact Concordia Parish Sheriff’s deputies at 318-336-5231 or submit an anonymous tip using the Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office mobile app.