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Update: Natchitoches Police arrest man for fatally stabbing his father

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Lawrence Monette Lawrence Monette
 NATCHITOCHES, La. (KALB News Channel 5) Update: Arrest made in Natchitoches homicide

The Natchitoches Police Department said detectives have made an arrest in a homicide that occurred Friday evening on Lake Street. According to NPD, Lawrence Monette, 39, stabbed his father Colton "Pete" Monette, 63, in the chest with a pocket knife.
 

Police said they responded to a 911 call on April 25 and located the victim lying in the ditch with a stab wound. He was transported to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center and was pronounce dead.

Lawrence was arrested on one count of Second Degree Murder and placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center awaiting bond. 
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