Police arrest woman who stabbed 74-year-old man

Janice Holifield (Source: TPSO)
Janice Holifield (Source: TPSO)

TICKFAW, LA (WAFB) - Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Deputies have arrested a woman who is accused of stabbing a 74-year-old man Thursday night around 6 p.m.

Deputies responded to a call regarding a man stabbed in the chest on Galaford Road in Tickfaw, LA. A police report says an argument over money took place between Janice Holifield, 38, of Tickfaw and the man.

During the argument, police say Holifield grabbed a butcher knife and stabbed the man in the chest. She left in a 1992 blue Ford Explorer.

Holifield is charged with attempted second degree murder.

At this time, the victim is reported to be in stable condition.

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