JPSO: 85-year-old man found stabbed to death in Terrytown home

TERRYTOWN, La. — An 85-year-old man was found stabbed to death in his home today, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said they went to his home at 605 National Avenue for a wellness check and found him dead.

He had at least one stab wound, and he had been dead for at least two days.

The victim’s roommate, 46-year-old Krystal Behrens, has been arrested in connection with the man’s death.

The victim’s identity and the motive for his death have not been released.

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