Teen arrested after deputies find stolen weapons
BELLE ROSE - Sheriff's deputies arrested an Assumption Parish teen after they said he stole two pistols and other items from a vehicle in Belle Rose.
Sheriff Mike Waguespack said deputies arrested the 13-year-old after finding the stolen items this morning.
He said deputies were called out to Belle Rose around 7:30 a.m. and told the weapons were stolen from an unlocked vehicles. While on the scene two witnesses told detectives about a teen see in the area that morning, and deputies found him on the same street. Detectives questioned him and found the two missing guns and other stolen items.
Deputies accused the teen of simple burglary. He's currently at the St. James Youth Detention Center.