A juvenile (15 y/o) prosecuted as an adult for beating a 12 year old child with a handgun and robbing the child of his cell phone
The 15th Judicial District Attorney’s Office advises that on 7/18/2014, a Lafayette Parish Jury convicted Dontrelon Thomas, age 15, of Armed Robbery with a Firearm. According to J. N. Prather, Jr., Assistant D.A., Thomas used a firearm to beat and rob a 12 year old of his cell phone. Thomas faces a 10 – 99 year sentence. A Sentencing Hearing is scheduled for August, 2014.