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Dulac man arrested for killing shrimp boat captain

Richard Verdin Jr., 29 Richard Verdin Jr., 29

Dulac, La. - A Dulac man was arrested early Tuesday morning for the murder of a Houma shrimp boat captain, Terrebonne Sheriff Vernon Bourgeois said.

The shooting happened Sunday afternoon on a shrimp boat at Jensen's Seafood in Dulac.

Richard Verdin Jr., 29, of 7434 Shrimper's Row in Dulac, was arrested by Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office detectives at his girlfriend's house in Dularge.

Sunday afternoon, TPSO responded to a 911 call in reference to a male subject who was murdered on a shrimp boat at Jensen's Seafood in Dulac. Detectives identified the body of Vo Hung on the vessel the Blue Angel. He suffered from a single gunshot wound to the chest.

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