Opelousas man arrested after stabbing outside Burger King
Opelousas police are investigating a stabbing incident outside the Burger King on Creswell Lane.
Shortly after 2 pm Saturday 24 year old Benjamin Baker was stabbed once in the chest and transported to a local hospital. 23 year old Murphy Tyler of Opelousas was arrested and charged with attempted second degree murder.
Police say as the victim was leaving the restaurant, he was approached by Tyler who allegedly stabbed Baker puncturing his lung.
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