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.