Arrest made in deadly overnight stabbing
BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man in connection with a deadly stabbing Thursday night in Baton Rouge.
Police say about 9:50 p.m. Jerome Mellion, 51, stabbed his former girlfriend Wanda Ortiz, 48, in the 3200 block of Plank Road.
Mellion is also accused of stabbing a man who was trying to intervene. They suffered moderate injuries.
Mellion was booked on first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder charges.