Teen arrested for stabbing victim several times during street fight
POSTED: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 5:45pm
UPDATED: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 5:49pm
OPELOUSAS, LA (NBC33) — An 18-year-old was arrested after he allegedly stabbed someone several times during a fight.
The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred just after midnight on Wednesday, March 27. We’re told deputies were dispatched to the scene of a fight on Hwy 190 in Opelousas. Once they arrived the scene had already been cleared.
Deputies learned that the victim had been transported to a local hospital with several stab wounds. Witnesses also identified the suspect as Peter Jones.
Jones was located and arrested for Attempted Second-Degree Murder. He was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail where he is being held on a bond of $150,000.