Suspect charged with second-degree murder after stabbing on Lorraine Street
BATON ROUGE- Authorities say one person is in dead after a reported stabbing occurred Sunday evening.
According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, the incident happened around 7 p.m. in the 4900 block of Lorraine Street.
The victim, Benjamin McKeel, was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. He later died from his injuries.
Authorities arrested Katrice Belezaire, 34, in connection to the stabbing. It is believed that the stabbing was a result of a verbal altercation between Belezaire and McKeel.
Belezaire is charged with second-degree murder.
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