NEW ORLEANS, LOUISANA – The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident outside a church daycare Thursday morning.
According to NOPD, a man and a woman were attacked.
The woman suffered stab wounds to the neck and back and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. She is in critical condition, according to police.
The man suffered a cut wound on his arm and was treated at the scene. According to NOPD, a three-year-old was with the man but was not injured.
The suspect taken into custody was identified as Uhuru Howard.
According to police and court records, Howard has a recent history of violent crime.