Stabbing Investigation in Sterlington

On 7/14/13 at approximately 7:22a, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a stabbing on Hwy 165 North in Sterlington, LA. During the investigation, Donnaven C. White, 30yo, and Carlos L. Alford, 28yo, were found to have been arguing in the backseat of a car when White stabbed Alford several times with a knife. White also bit another passenger in the vehicle before exiting.

Sterlington Police Department was first on scene, taking White into custody. Alford was transported to a local hospital for treatment. White was transferred to OPSO custody where he was then transported to the Ouachita Correctional Center and booked for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder and Simple Battery.

Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office