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Opelousas man arrested, accused of stabbing brother

Posted at 4:50 PM, Feb 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-11 17:59:37-05

Opelousas Police have arrested a local man and booked him with attempted murder in connection with the stabbing of his brother.

Courtesy Opelousas Police Department

Terrell Goodwill, 36, was arrested after a stabbing that happened on Nicole Lane. The victim had been stabbed multiple times. He was treated and released.

Detectives learned that the stabbing happened during an ongoing dispute between two brothers, and found Goodwill a few blocks away.

Goodwill was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail with Attempted Second Degree Murder.