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Church Point teen accused of trying to kill three people

Posted at 2:04 PM, Sep 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-28 15:54:07-04

A Church Point teen is in jail facing three counts of attempted murder.

Joseph Wilridge was arrested earlier in the week in connection to a September 7th shooting. The 17-year-old has been booked in the Acadia Parish jail.

Church Point teen facing attempted murder charges
Joseph Wilridge / Courtesy of Church Point Police

His bond is set at $250,000 for each attempted murder charge and $20,000 for the illegal use of a weapon charge.