BAYOU VISTA, LA — A 19-year-old from Bayou Vista was arrested for allegedly stabbing a friend.
The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred on Wednesday, May 1 shortly before 10:00 p.m. We’re told deputies were called to a home on Arlington Road in reference to a stabbing.
When deputies arrived they learned that the suspect, Layne Michael Aucoin was visiting the home. At some point he allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim in the torso area.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Aucoin was arrested and charged with Aggravated Second-Degree Battery. He was booked into the parish jail.