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Another man arrested in connection with Jeanerette murder

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Jeanerette, La. -

A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of Howard Poche

Poche, 75, of Jeanerette, went missing on Christmas day. Investigators found a woman cleaning up blood in his home, as well as a bloody knife. After days of searching, his body was found in a trash can in his backyard. 

Police arrested Roy Verret today in Houma on a warrant for first-degree murder, according to a spokesman with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. He is being held in the Iberia Parish Jail. 

For additional details on prior arrests in the case, click here

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