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Two people, including teenage girl, arrested after deadly New Roads shooting

6 months 4 weeks 1 day ago Thursday, October 19 2023 Oct 19, 2023 October 19, 2023 2:24 PM October 19, 2023 in News
Source: WBRZ

NEW ROADS - Deputies arrested two people Thursday for their involvement in the shooting of a 26-year-old on October 8th.

According to the Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a home on Delta Place Road to find a man lying on the ground in the yard. The man was later identified as Joshua Porche, 26, of New Roads. 

Police arrested 19-year-old Jacobey Thomas, and he also received charges of second-degree murder and obstruction of justice. Additionally, a 17-year-old female also was arrested and charged with principal to second degree murder.

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