ACADIA PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Two people have been charged in connection to the death of a 15-year-old Jennings girl whose body was found under the Mermentau Bridge on October 10.
Following an investigation, officials with Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday that 19-year-old Kimberly Harris of Mermentau was arrested earlier this week and was charged with negligent homicide. Her bond was set at $50,000.
29-year-old David Lemoine Cretchen of Jennings was also charged with negligent homicide and two counts of intimidating a witness. A judge set his bond at $100,000.
The body of 15-year-old Kimberly Hollier of Jennings was found on Sunday, October 10. It was determined that alcohol was involved in her death.
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