Lake Arthur woman stabbed in the mouth - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Arthur woman stabbed in the mouth

By Adam Hooper - bio | email

JENNINGS, LA (KPLC) - According to Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff, Ricky Edwards, Byron Chad Jones was arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in the mouth. Sheriff Edward said a neighbor, who saw two people arguing, called Lake Arthur Police for help. The alleged victim first refused medical treatment, but later agreed to speak with the Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's office. Byron Chad Jones was arrested and is being charged, by police, with attempted second degree murder.

In 2006 two men were arrested, one being Byron Chad Jones, in connection with the death of Ernestine Daniels Patterson. Patterson is the second alleged murder related to the case surrounding eight dead Jeff Davis woman. Charges against Jones, and the other suspect were dismissed. The official reason was a lack of evidence, and unreliable witnesses. 

7 News asked Sheriff Edwards about the connection of Byron Jones, with the Jeff Davis eight case, he declined to comment.   

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