Terrebonne high school students arrested for fighting

Terrebonne high school students arrested for fighting

GRAY, LA (WVUE) - Terrebonne Parish deputies responded Wednesday to a local high school in reference to a fight involving several teenage students.

Deputies arrived at the H.L. Bourgeois High School around 12:30 p.m. to assist break up a fight. Six students were arrested for disturbing the peace by fighting, disturbing the peace by cursing, inciting a riot, intimidation and interference in the operations of a school.

Four 16-year-old students and a 15-year-old student were arrested and taken to the Terrebonne Parish Juvenile Justice Complex. Their names are not being released because of their ages.

One 17-year-old student, Deronte Lynn Tillman, was also arrested. He was taken to the Terrebonne Parish Jail and is awaiting a bond hearing.

Investigators discovered that the arrested students were involved in a neighborhood fight about two weeks ago which led to the situation.

Anyone with information concerning this investigation is asked to call the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office, (985) 876-2500.

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