NEW ORLEANS — The NOPD has arrested the suspect in Thursday night’s fatal stabbing in New Orleans East.
Officers were called to the scene of a homicide, at an apartment building in the 9000 block of Chef Menteur Highway.
The NOPD reported responding to the call at a little after 8:00.
Police say the victim is an adult male and it appeared that he had been stabbed to death. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have arrested 58-year-old Darryl Hawthorne in connection with the stabbing.
Witnesses were able to place Hawthorne at the scene.