Juvenile stabs man in chest during altercation involving his mother
LAFAYETTE, LA — A Juvenile has been arrested from stabbing a man after getting into an altercation with the suspect's mother.
At approximately 8:00 am, Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of Petunia Loop.
According to investigators, the victim, a 39-year-old male, was involved in a disturbance with a female at the residence, when the 14-year-old son of the female intervened.
During a physical altercation, the juvenile stabbed the victim in the chest with a kitchen knife. The victim was transported to an area hospital and remains in critical condition.
The juvenile suspect was arrested for Attempted Second-Degree Murder and booked into Juvenile Detention. The investigation remains ongoing.