Elizabeth woman arrested in first degree murder case

Kristina Hoffpauir (RPSO)

ELIZABETH, La. (RPSO) - The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested an Elizabeth woman for first degree murder after an 81-year-old man was found dead on Chester West Road in Elizabeth.

Deputies say the incident happened around 1 p.m. on Tuesday. The victim was identified as Sherwood Emanuel Doyle.

Detectives arrested Kristina Nichole Hoffpauir, 31, an alleged acquaintance of Doyle's. Hoffpauir was booked into the parish jail on a $500,000 bond.

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