POSTED: Monday, December 3, 2012 - 10:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, December 3, 2012 - 10:04pm
LAKE CHARLES, LA (NBC33) — A woman cut a female and stabbed her boyfriend to death when she was allegedly defending herself from being attacked by the duo.
The Lake Charles Police Department reports that the incident occurred on Sunday, Dec. 2 shortly before noon. We’re told Quentin Lorden was at a home located on the 1700 block of 2nd Street with two females. Officials say Lorden’s girlfriend entered the home and the two started a verbal argument.
Officials say things got heated and the couple turned their attention to one of the females located in the home. We’re told both Lorden and his girlfriend started a physical altercation with the unidentified female. At some point the woman pulled out a knife and stabbed Lorden in self-defense.
Lorden was transported to a local hospital but was pronounced dead shortly upon arrival. His girlfriend also sustained an injury but is expected to survive.
Officials say the investigation is ongoing at this time.