MERMENTAU — A 38-year-old man is accused of stabbing and killing a Mermentau teenager early Friday morning.
George O’Neil, also of Mermentau, is accused of second-degree murder in the death of Drey Wise, 17, according to the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office. Bond has not been set for O’Neil, who was booked into the Acadia Parish jail.
Few details were released Friday in the killing.
KATC-TV reported the killing happened on Church Street in Mermentau.
The Sheriff’s Office said it’s assisting the Mermentau Police Department with the investigation.