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UPDATE: Coroner releases identity of woman killed on Weeks Island Road

Posted at 1:45 PM, Jan 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-12 21:02:58-05

The Iberia Parish Coroner has released the identity of a woman who was stabbed to death last week.

Her name was Abigail LeBlanc, and she was 26 years old, the coroner said.

A man identified as her boyfriend, Tren Jude Mallet, 31, was arrested and booked with second-degree murder after her body was found at a Weeks Island Road home.

Deputies say he was still at the scene when they arrived and he was arrested without incident.