Two arrested in connection with death of teen near LaPlace house party

Two arrested in connection with death of teen near LaPlace house party

Credit: St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office

From left to right: Gregoire and Batiste

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Posted on May 27, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Updated Monday, May 27 at 9:40 AM

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LAPLACE, La. - Two LaPlace teenagers were arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 16-year-old near a house party, according to St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office.

The incident occurred around 11:20 p.m. Saturday on Amy Drive.

Kyrian Gray died in River Parish Hospital after suffering a gunshot wound to the chest.

Ali Batiste, 19, was arrested and booked with second degree murder. His bond has not been set. 

Aaron Gregoire, 19, was arrested and booked with accessory after the fact to second degree murder. Gregoire’s bond is $500,000.

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