men are under arrest in connection to the murder of a St. Martinville teenager.
Twenty-five-year-old Brandon Boutte of St. Martinville was charged with
Obstruction of Justice and Second Degree Murder in the death of 19-year-old
Simone Robin. St. Martin Parish Sherriff’s Spokesperson Major Ginny Higgins
says Robin’s trailer was set on fire Saturday, and her body was found later
that day on a levee in St. Landry.
Louisiana Fire Marshall also became involved when it was determined that it was
an arson and then late Saturday evening we were notified that St. Laundry
located a body in their parish.”
arson investigators discovered the attempt to destroy Robin’s home was not
burned to the ground but it did suffer damage and as far as connecting it all
together hopefully thought the course of the remainder of the investigation it
will all be determined.”
says throughout the course of the investigation, it was discovered that Robin
had been killed earlier that week on Thursday, which leaves a three day period
between when she was murdered, and when her home was burned down, and he body
discovered at a separate location.
actually killed early on Thursday morning, so there was quite of things going
on for several days.”
Toby Boutte was also charged with one count of accessory after the fact of