Stepbrother arrested in murder of Trey Zwicker

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in the murder of 14-year-old Terrence "Trey" Zwicker.

According to Trey's father, Terry, Joshua Young - Zwicker's stepbrother - was arrested.

Zwicker was a freshman at Seneca High School. His body was found in a wooded area outside of Liberty High School on May 11 by a group of students and a teacher on a school project.

According to the coroner, Trey had been beaten and stabbed.

An arrest slip says Young disposed of the weapon and the clothing he was wearing at the time of Zwicker's death.

Zwicker's mother, Amanda Campbell, and his stepfather, 37-year-old Joshua Gouker, lived less than a mile from the scene.

Young and Gouker, were the subject of an AMBER alert on June 16. Police tracked them to Homewood, Alabama, where Gouker was arrested on a weapons charge, along with 29-year-old Jahira Ann Riddle.

Zwicker's mother has said she thinks Gouker was involved in her son's death.

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