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Man arrested, charged with 2nd degree murder in Lake Charles home invasion

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The Lake Charles Police Department has arrested a man in connection with a residential shooting in which a homeowner shot at an intruder. 

The incident occurred around 11 am at a residence on  Madeline Street in Lake Charles. Police say that 23-year-old Isaiah Williams entered the home with another suspect and was shot by the resident. Williams later died from his injuries. 

A second suspect, who was seen fleeing the scene, has been arrested. Police say that 21-year-old Freddie Dequan Vezia has been arrested for his involvement in the shooting. Vezia has been charged with one count second-degree murder and home invasion. His bond is set at $800,000

Police say the charge of second-degree murder comes because Vezia was a principle in the home invasion which led to Williams being shot and killed.

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