- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 17, 2016

SULPHUR, La. (AP) - Calcasieu Parish authorities say a 17-year-old has been arrested in a stabbing that left one man dead and his wife in serious condition.

Sheriff Tony Mancuso tells the American Press (https://bit.ly/1eOXZNb) Antonio Smith of Sulphur faces several charges including second-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder, armed robbery and aggravated burglary.

Mancuso says Smith is accused of breaking into the home of 69-year-old Robert Anderson and his 57-year-old wife, Rita, Monday afternoon.

The sheriff says the stabbing occurred when the Andersons returned home and surprised Smith.

Mancuso says Smith was arrested a short time later after he was involved in an accident driving Anderson’s truck.

He says the Andersons knew Smith.

Online jail records do not list an attorney for Smith.


Information from: American Press, https://www.americanpress.com

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