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VPSO arrest Leesville man, two juveniles

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VERNON PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) Three arrested in burglary incident at Leesville residence. 

A Leesville man and two juveniles were arrested and charged with burglary following an investigation by the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office.

Officers responded to a report of suspicious activity at a vacant residence in the area of Rogers Loop in Leesville. VPSO said information from witnesses led them to three suspects who admitted to forcing entry into the residence.
 
Deputies arrested Austin Ray Cooley, 20, and charged him with one count of Criminal Damage to Property, two counts of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor and one count of Simple Burglary. According to a release, bond for Cooley is pending.
 
According to VPSO, the two juvenile suspects were arrested and charged with Principal to Simple Burglary. They were released to the custody of their guardians.

VPSO said warrants will be issued for a fourth suspect who fled the scene prior to the arrival of Deputies.

 

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