Juveniles Arrested for Home Invasion

Published 12:30 pm Tuesday, August 23, 2022

ALL PERSONS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW
Three male juveniles, ages 14, 15, and 16, all from LaPlace have been arrested for Burglary of a Residence.
On July 13, 2022 about 3:30 a.m., deputies responded to the 1800 block of Cartier Dr. in reference to the victim waking up to multiple subjects wearing hoodies and masks in her residence going through her belongings. Upon arrival, deputies canvassed the area for the suspects and spoke to the victim. Deputies were told the suspects had gained entry through a window and fled out the back door of the residence. The victim reported multiple items were stolen from the residence. Through the investigation, detectives identified the juvenile suspects and executed search warrants for the stolen items and obtained arrest warrants for the juveniles. During the execution of the search warrants, multiple stolen firearms were located in the suspect’s residence.
The 14-year-old juvenile was arrested on the chargers of Burglary of a Residence and 2 counts of Illegal Possession of Stolen Things. The 15 and-16 year-old juveniles were arrested on the charge of Burglary of a Residence. The 15-year-old was arrested in 2021 for burglary of a vehicle.