Advertisement

American Press

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Southwest Louisiana ,
(mgnonline.com)

(mgnonline.com)


Lafayette woman booked with attempted murder

Last Modified: Wednesday, January 02, 2013 11:22 AM

LAFAYETTE (AP) — Police say a 37-year-old Lafayette woman faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder for allegedly slitting a man's throat.

The Advertisers reported officers were dispatched to a home shortly before 11:30 a.m. Monday and found Chandra Hamilton standing outside.

According to the arrest affidavit, Hamilton told officers that "the victim's throat was cut and she did it."

Police say the man was found inside with an approximate 3 inch cut to his throat.

Hamilton is being held on $150,000 bond.

It was unclear whether she had an attorney.

Comment on this article

captcha c5f2ec00c67d40ecafab3f63423c9f63



Copyright © 2017 American Press

Privacy Policies: American Press