SHREVEPORT, La. —
Shreveport police sex crimes investigators are searching for the rapper Mystikal for his alleged involvement in a rape that occurred last October. Police said the alleged assault took place at 300 Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway in downtown Shreveport.
Investigators say DNA evidence recovered during the initial investigation linked the 46-year-old Mystikal, also known as Michael Tyler, of Prairieville, Louisiana to the crime. Averweone Holman, 26, of Killeen, Texas was also tied to the alleged rape.
Investigators procured warrants for Tyler and Holman charging each with one count of first degree rape. Bond was set at $2 million each.
The US Marshall’s Task Force arrested Holman in Killeen, Texas on August 18, 2017. Police are still searching for Mystikal.
After investigators procured the warrants for Tyler and Holman a female associate of theirs, Tenichia Wafford, 42, of Harker Heights, Texas allegedly sought the victim out in an effort to convince her to drop the charges.
Investigators subsequently procured a warrant for Wafford’s arrest charging her with one count of Accessory After the Fact to First Degree Rape. Her bond was set at $200,000.
Investigators are asking for anyone with information on the whereabouts of Tyler and Wafford to contact Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or visit the organizations website at Lockemup.org