Vehicle burglars arrested

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Ascension Parish Chief Deputy Tony Bacala reports that arrests have been made after deputies responded to vehicle burglaries on Ash Lane in St. Amant on Dec. 19 around 9:30 p.m.

Deputies were called to a home on Ash Lane regarding a burglary in progress. When deputies arrived the homeowner was holding one of the suspects at the scene and he was identified as Brent Duet Jr., 18. A second suspect fled the scene and was later identified as Marshall Bourgeois Jr., 18.

Deputies subsequently recovered the stolen property and Bourgeois was found at another residence on Ash Lane.

Brent Duet Jr., 18, of 41063 Cannon Road, Gonzales, was booked with two counts of vehicle burglary.

Marshall Bourgeois Jr., 18, of 13339 Crawford Road, Gonzales, was booked with two counts of vehicle burglary.

Bond is still pending on both Duet and Bourgeois.