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Arrest made in deadly overnight stabbing

3 years 4 months 2 weeks ago January 11, 2013 Jan 11, 2013 Friday, January 11 2013 January 11, 2013 1:50 PM in News
Source: BRPD
By: Brian Waldrep

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.

 

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