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May 27, 2014 9:39 PM by katc

Two Arrested in Abbeville Homicide Investigation


Two men are arrested after a man is shot and killed in Abbeville. Police say the shooting happened in the 1400 block of South Louisiana Street Monday. Investigators say Jacoby Andrews was shot multiple times. He was taken to the hospital where he underwent surgery, but died from his injuries.

Witnesses say Jacoby Andrews allegedly forced his way into a home while armed with a gun. According to witnesses, Andrews shot while inside the home, and gunfire was returned by people inside the home. According to witnesses, a second gunman was shooting from outside the home. Witnesses say Andrews ran out of the home and was later found in a nearby yard.

Donathan Comeaux was arrested and charged with Obstruction of Justice and Possession of a Stolen Firearm. Comeaux remains in jail, where he awaits bond. Jonathan Comeaux was also arrested for Illegal Discharge of a Firearm. Comeaux has bonded out of jail. The charge of 2nd Degree Murder will be sent to the District Attorney's office for review.

It's unclear why the arrests were made and how they are involved in the shooting investigation, but we have these questions out to police.

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