Roommate charged in stabbing - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Roommate charged in stabbing

Houma, LA (AP) -

A Houma man has been arrested and charged with stabbing his roommate with scissors during an argument.

Officers found the male victim bleeding from a wound in the back of his head, another in the upper arm and four more in his upper back. The victim said his roommate; Ryan Price had grabbed scissors and in a fit of anger started stabbing him in the back. He reportedly said the stabbing stopped when the he told Price he was "feeling weak."

The victim received stitches and X-rays but his injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. Price is charged with aggravated second-degree battery and was being held Saturday in Terrebonne Parish jail in lieu of a $25,000 bond.

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