Teen to Be Tried as Adult in Mother's Boyfriend's Death - NECN

Teen to Be Tried as Adult in Mother's Boyfriend's Death

The teen allegedly shot and killed his mother's boyfriend



    Police Searching RI Home After Burning Body Found in Mass.

    Authorities in Rhode Island are reportedly searching a crime scene in Cranston in connection with Tuesday's discovery of a burning body in Massachusetts. (Published Wednesday, July 19, 2017)

    The Rhode Island Attorney general says a 17-year-old boy will be tried as an adult in the death of a man whose burning body was found in a wooded area in Massachusetts.

    WJAR has identified the teen as Xavier Vidot who is facing charges for murder, concealing a felony and use of a firearm in a crime of violence.

    Police say the boy shot 24-year-old Valdez Loiseau in Cranston after the man got into an altercation with the boy's mother, who he was seeing at the time. Loiseau's burned body was found by a police officer in Attleboro, Massachusetts July 18.

    The teen's mother is facing charges for helping transport the body.

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