Posted: Oct 2, 2011 11:15 AM by Chris Welty
Updated: Oct 2, 2011 2:48 PM
One person is dead after a late night altercation in Opelousas.
Opelousas Police say the fight happened just after 11:00 Saturday night at the intersection of Perry Lane and Oak Street. 19 year old Markell Roberts is in custody after allegedly stabbing 20 year old Cadric Kennerson of Opelousas in the upper chest.
Markell Roberts is charged with manslaughter. KATC'S Mike Magnoli will have much more on this story tonight on Acadiana's NewsChannel at 5:30 and 10.