The Police NewsCovington, La.
Galveston Fugitive Arrested In Louisiana
From The Office of Sheriff Henry Trochesset:
The Galveston County Sheriff’s Office began an investigation after a report was filed of a possible sex crime involving a juvenile female. During the course of the investigation the suspect in this case was identified as 36 year old Galveston resident Steven Goff.
In May of 2019 this case was reviewed by the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office who recommended two charges of Attempted Sexual Performance by a Child (F3) be filed on Goff with $40,000 bond for each charge.
On May 8th, 2019 the arrest warrants were obtained. The United States Marshals located and arrested Steven Goff on June 5th, 2019 in Covington Louisiana without incident. Goff is currently being held on the above mentioned charges with bonds totaling $80,000. Goff is currently pending extradition back to Texas. This case is continuing to actively being investigated and additional charges are possible.
Sheriff Henry Trochesset
Galveston County Sheriff’s Office