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Westlake man sought in connection with stabbing

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On December 16, 2013, at approximately 9:15 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a local hospital regarding a stabbing.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered the victim had been stabbed multiple times following an altercation with Yani H. Vincent, 20, Westlake. The victim was treated at a local hospital and released.

Deputies conducted an extensive search of the area, but were unable to locate Vincent.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for assistance in locating Vincent, who is considered armed and dangerous and currently wanted for attempted 2nd degree murder with a bond of $500,000. He is described as 6’2”, weighing approximately 180 lbs. with brown eyes and black hair. He has a tattoo of the Eifel Tower on the left side of his neck.

If anyone knows of his whereabouts, they are asked to call CPSO at 491-3605 or 911. If anyone is harboring or assisting Vincent in any way, they will be arrested and charged accordingly.

CPSO Detective Brent Young is the lead investigator on this case.



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