Teen Arrested After Stray Bullet Hits Parade-Goer In Houma

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A 15-year-old suspect is in custody and accused of firing a stray bullet that wounded a parade-goer in Houma over the weekend.

Police say two groups of people got into a fight near the Krewe of Aquarius parade on Saturday evening.

One of the people in the fight fired a shot that wounded a man who wasn't involved. He was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the torso.

Police caught the teen suspect, who reportedly had a gun on him.

He's charged with attempted second-degree murder and illegal possession of a handgun by a juvenile.

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