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A man was found dead in Cecilia after fighting with a woman early Sunday morning.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office PIO Major Ginny Higgins said Jason Stanley, 38, Cecilia, died around 2 a.m. Sunday from a fatal stab wound in a house on the 1000 block of Anse Broussard Hwy.

Police arrested Sophia Benefield, 32, Cecilia, on charges of manslaughter and she was booked into St. Martin Parish Correctional Center, Higgins said.

This is an ongoing investigation, Higgins said.