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One arrested, one wanted in Thibodaux beating case

Colby Westerman (Source: Thibodaux Police ) Colby Westerman (Source: Thibodaux Police )
Justin Winston (Source: Thibodaux Police ) Justin Winston (Source: Thibodaux Police )
THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) -

Thibodaux Police arrest one man and search for another accused of beating up a man while he sat in his car.

Colby Westerman of Ponchatoula was arrested Tuesday.

Police say Westerman sat in his car January 25, while another man, identified as Justin Winston got into the unsuspecting victim’s vehicle and physically assaulted him over a money dispute from several years earlier. 

According to police, Winston then took money and several other items belonging to the victim before taking off with Westerman.  

Investigators learned that Westerman, worked with Winston.

Police booked Westerman with accessory after the fact to simple robbery. 

Justin Winston still remains at large. Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Justin Winston is asked to contact the Thibodaux Police Department at 985-446-5021. 

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