Knife Used in Heated Brawl, One Hospitalized


On Aug. 5 at 7:30 p.m. an officer with the Natchitoches Police Department patrolling on Berry Avenue observed a female lying on the ground with a large cut on her forearm. After speaking to witnesses it was determined several females were involved in a verbal altercation that turned physical between two. It was during this altercation that the suspect armed herself with a sharp object and cut the victim.

The suspect, Destiny Williams, 21, was located in a residence near where the victim was found. Williams was arrested, charged with aggravated second degree battery and transported to the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

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The victim was transported to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center then airlifted to Rapides General ER where she is listed in stable condition.