25-year-old Keosha Thomas has been arrested and charged with second degree murder after allegedly fatally stabbing 41-year-old Jason Hill, whom she had a relationship with, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
The alleged stabbing occurred July 18 just prior to 11 a.m. on South Kinler St. in Boutte. According to the Sheriff’s Office, police arrived on scene and found Hill, of Boutte, with an apparent stab wound in his chest. He was rushed to St. Charles Hospital and ultimately pronounced dead.
Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Thomas, also of Boutte, and booked her later that same day. The investigation is ongoing, according to police.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged by the Sheriff’s Office to contact Detective Joseph Dewhirst at (985) 783-6807, or Crime Stoppers at 1 (877) 903-STOP. Citizens do not have to give their name nor testify and could receive up to $2,500.