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Church Point man arrested for stabbing son

Posted at 11:36 AM, Oct 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-16 12:36:21-04

Church Point Police have arrested a local man in connection with the stabbing of his son.

Glenn Wendell Elkins, 60, was booked with domestic abuse aggravated assault with a dangerous weapon, second-degree batter with a weapon and attempted manslaughter.

He was arrested in connection with a Friday incident on Ethel Street in Church Point, police said. Officers were called to a home about a fight, and found that Elkins’ 36-year-old son had been cut during the altercation.

The case is still under investigation and all charges will be forwarded to the 15th Judicial District Attorney’s Office for prosecution.