Thibodaux Police: Woman arrested with knife, gloves and zip ties in attempted home invasion case


Photo of suspect Kaye Villatoro provided by Thibodaux Police Department

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THIBODAUX, LA — Thibodaux police arrested a woman who they say planned to attack two other women.  Police say, when they arrested the suspect, they also found a black bag with zip ties, gloves, and a knife.

It happened in the 100 block of North 13th Street, police say.

According to police, on the evening of Sept. 14 at about 8:45, two women called for help after locking themselves in the bathroom of a home.  Police say the suspect, identified as 33-year-old Kaye Villatoro of Bourg, Louisiana, tried to break into the home.

At the scene, police say they found Villatoro and the black bag.  They say she confessed to police that she intended to drag the other women down the street and beat them.  Police say Villatoro was upset about an earlier incident.

At last word, Villatoro remained in custody at the Lafourche Parish Detention Center where she was being held on a $20,000 bond.

According to police, Villatoro also had another warrant out for her arrest for failing to appear in court as well as a probation violation.

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