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New details in Odenton homicide case: Teen claims he was avoiding fight when he stabbed burglar

New details in Odenton homicide case: Teen claims he was avoiding fight when he stabbed burglar

A 16-year-old Odenton resident said he was trying to avoid being punched when he stabbed one of the people who broke into his house July 10, according to court documents. Jesse Brousseau, 19, of Odenton, died later that morning, police said. The cause of death has not been made public. The 16-year-old resident, who was home alone, has not been charged in the case, according to the State's Attorney's Office. The incident remains under investigation. According to court documents, there were two break-ins at the 16-year-old's house on Sunny Chapel Road. During the first, four people stole a television and a PlayStation 3 video game console. Then, three of the suspects...

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