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Burglars sentenced to 15 years in prison

Kemo Amos (Source: LPSO) Kemo Amos (Source: LPSO)
Hayven Nugent Hayven Nugent
DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) -

Two 18-year-olds have been sentenced after pleading guilty to burglary charges.

Kemo Amos and Hayven Nugent were arrested on October 1, 2012 after leading officers on a chase in the Denham Springs area.  Nugent crashed the stolen car and the pair, along with a juvenile, were caught.

According to reports, Nugent had a stolen gun on him when he was arrested, as well as a prescription bottle belonging to one of the victims.

Officers found more weapons in the crashed vehicle and stolen property and medication in the men's hotel room.

Amos and Nugent pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated burglary and one count of theft of a motor vehicle.  They were sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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