LPSO: Stabbing suspect in custody

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UPDATE:

The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office confirms that 30-year-old Jonathan “Johnny” Jarreau is in custody.

The investigation into this case remains open.

ORIGINAL:

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La. (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) — Deputies are looking for a suspect in a stabbing that left a Denham Springs man with abdomen wounds Sunday afternoon.

The victim told Livingston Parish detectives that the suspect is Jonathan “Johnny” Jarreau, 30.

Deputies said the stabbing happened around 3:30 p.m. at the victim’s apartment complex on Highway 16. The suspect fled the scene.

The victim told deputies he has a protective order against Jarreau. He was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Detectives urge anyone with information on the case to call the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-686-2241, ext. 1, or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP.

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