Deputies: Man stabbed woman with screwdriver, hid under blanket

Deundray Evans (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)
Deundray Evans (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)

HAMMOND, LA (WAFB) - A Hammond man was arrested Friday morning for allegedly stabbing a woman with a screwdriver.

Deputies say Deundray Evans, 26, and a woman were arguing when he grabbed a screwdriver and stabbed her. The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday.

The woman was able to escape to a nearby residence.

According to reports, Evans was later arrested after he was found hiding underneath a blanket on the floor of his home.

Evans has been charged with aggravated second degree battery and is currently in the Tangipahoa Parish Jail awaiting bond.

There is no word on the condition of the victim.

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