Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 54 year old, Rufus St. Croix of Saltibus, Laborie.
On Saturday, November 28, 2015 about 5:45 p.m. police responded to a report of a suspected homicide in Saltibus.
St. Croix was allegedly stabbed multiple times about the chest area by a known individual.
He was transported to the St. Jude Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical doctor.
An individual is in custody assisting with investigations.
A post mortem examination has been scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2015.
This is the twenty-sixth homicide for 2015.