Investigators find stabbing death the result of self-defense
POSTED: Friday, November 15, 2013 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, November 15, 2013 - 12:34pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — After further investigation, Baton Rouge Police Detectives have determined that the stabbing death of Kendrick Edwards, 19, was the result of self defense.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, around 11:00am, Edwards arrived at the residence of an 18 year old female acquaintance and began to physically assault her inside her residence.
During the attack, she armed herself with a knife in an effort to defend herself. As the attack continued, she stabbed Edwards in the upper right leg.
Edwards was then transported to a local medical facility where he died from a single stab wound.
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