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  • 2nd woman accuses Westwego man of sexual assault

    Wednesday Oct 3 | via NOLA.com 

    After media reports circulated in September about a woman who bit the genitals of John Patton to escape an alleged sexual assault at his Westwego home, a second woman came forward to report a similar attempted rape, according to Kenner police. Like the first victim to contact authorities, the second woman met Patton, 54, through an online dating app, said Lt.

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  • Woman bit alleged rapist's genitals to thwart dating...

    Sep 12, 2018 | via New York Post 

    A Louisiana woman reportedly bit her alleged rapist's genitals, wrestled a knife from him and survived the attack, according to police. John Patton, 54, is accused of sexually assaulting the woman at his house in Westwego after the pair met through a dating app, according to news station WDSU .

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  • $550,000 bond set for Westwego rape suspect bitten b...

    Sep 12, 2018 | via NOLA.com 

    Bond was set at $550,000 for a Westwego man accused of sexually assaulting and holding hostage a woman who bit his genitals in an effort to escape him. John Patton, 54, appeared Wednesday morning before Jefferson Parish Magistrate Commissioner Patricia Joyce who also issued an 18-month stay-away order barring Patton from contact with the 50-year-old victim in the case.

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