Posted: Oct 28, 2013 1:04 PM by Letitia Walker
Lafayette Police have arrested a 14-year-old juvenile in connection with a stabbing investigation. Police say around 8:00 this morning, they found a 39-year-old male victim suffering from a stab wound to his chest in a home in the 100 block of Petunia Loop.
Investigators say the victim was arguing with a female at the residence, when the teenager son of the woman intervened. Police say during the physical altercation, the juvenile stabbed the victim with a kitchen knife. He remains in critical condition.
The juvenile suspect was arrested for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder and booked into Juvenile Detention. The investigation remains ongoing.