UPDATE: 12/15/22 3:30 P.M.: The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in connection with a homicide in the 1100 block of the I-10 Frontage Road in Breaux Bridge.

According to Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson Capt. Ginny Higgins, Lochlan Harman, 18, of Breaux Bridge was found dead outside his home near Bordelon Road.

She said he died from a single gunshot wound.

An investigation led detectives to a 16-year-old male juvenile who was then arrested and charged with second degree murder and obstruction of justice.

ST. MARTIN PARISH, La. (KLFY) — A homicide investigation is underway in St. Martin Parish following the discovery of a body near the I-10 Frontage Road.

Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson Capt. Ginny Higgins confirmed with News 10 that just after 3 p.m. Wednesday, detectives were dispatched to an area near the 1100 block of the I-10 Frontage Road at Bordelon Road.

She said one person is confirmed dead.

Higgins did not disclose the manner of death and did not identify the deceased.

KLFY will follow this story and provide updates when they become available.