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Bogart’s wife charged with accessory after the fact

Tammy Bogart, 42, of LaPlace was arrested August 12 in connection to a child sex abuse case involving her husband, John Bogart.

After further investigation, she was charged with accessory after the fact on one count of molestation of a juvenile.

John Bogart, 47, of LaPlace was arrested Tuesday, August 11, for two counts of molestation of a juvenile (felony) and one count of first degree rape.

Juvenile detectives opened an investigation into John Bogart on August 1, when they learned of possible ongoing sexual abuse of a female juvenile. During the course of the investigation, detectives learned Bogart allegedly had inappropriate contact with two female juveniles.

Following the investigation, detectives obtained a warrant for John Bogart’s arrest. He is being held in custody in lieu of a $100,000 bond.

Based on further investigation, detectives obtained a warrant for Tammy Bogart’s arrest. She was released August 12, 2020 on a $5,000 bond. Due to the nature of the allegations and the age of the victims, no further details can be released on this investigation.