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14-year-old nabbed for fatal Westmoreland home invasion

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2021 | 3:22 PM
The police say the teen is believed to be one of four persons involved in the fatal attack.

Police investigators in Westmoreland have taken a 14-year-old boy into custody in connection with yesterday's home invasion in the parish that left a couple dead and another man injured.

The juvenile was taken into custody by investigators attached to the Savanna-la-mar Criminal Investigation Branch.

The police say the teen is believed to be one of four persons involved in the fatal attack.

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The third shooting victim remains in hospital in serious but stable condition, according to the police.

Meanwhile, the police are reporting that the involvement of this 14-year-old boy brings to 22, the number of juveniles who have been arrested in connection with serious crimes in the division since the start of the year.

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