NAPOLEONVILLE — A Belle Rose man was arrested Wednesday in the stabbing of another man during a fight, Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack said.
The victim, whose identity was not released, was transported by AirMed from Paincourtville, where the fight took place, to Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge and was treated and released, Waguespack said.
Skiler Rhodes, 22, 5974 La. 308, was booked Wednesday into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on aggravated battery, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Office.
Deputy Robert Martin, the public information officer for the Sheriff’s Office, said that during the altercation Wednesday, Rhodes had punched through a window and cut his hand on glass.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office’s Criminal Investigative Division at (985) 526-1627 or Communications Division at (985) 369-2912.