UPDATE: Police have identified the victim as 16-year-old Braylen Foulcard. Franklin Police Chief Sabria McGuire said Foulcard was a junior at West St. Mary High School and lived in the Jeanerette/Four Corners area.
FRANKLIN, La. (KLFY) – An arrest has been made in connection to the shooting death of a teen in Franklin.
Police responded to a report of shots fired in the Augustine Maze Road area on October 23 at approximately 3:50 p.m.
Upon arrival, officers discovered that a 16-year old male victim was found dead.
Officials say at midnight this morning a 15-year old male was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.
The juvenile was booked, processed and held at a juvenile housing facility until court proceedings.