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Second arrest made in Topsy murder investigation

Posted at 11:33 AM, Oct 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-24 12:33:45-04

Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a second person in connection with an August slaying in Topsy.

Corey James Lapoint, 33, of Ragley, was arrested and booked with accessory after the fact to first-degree murder and simple battery.

Corey James Lapoint, courtesy of Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s Office

David Wade Clarke, 28, of Lake Charles was arrested in August and booked with first-degree murder. More arrests are expected.

Devin Marc Sanders was the victim; the incident happened August 10.