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Two arrested in fatal Laplace shooting

Ali Batiste Ali Batiste
Aaron Gregoire Aaron Gregoire

LaPlace, La.- St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested two people Sunday in the fatal Saturday night shooting of a 15-year-old in LaPlace.
Ali Batiste, 19, was booked with second-degree murder. No bond was set. Aaron Gregoire, 19, was booked with accessory after the fact to second-degree murder. His bond is $500,000.   
The shooting happened Saturday at 11:19 p.m. after deputies were called to clear crowds from a large party. Deputies heard gunshots and found the victim, Kyrian Gray, a few houses down from the party at a home on Amy Drive. He sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and died at River Parishes Hospital. 

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

This homicide is the 10th in St. John the Baptist Parish since the beginning of the year.


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