ST. MARTIN PARISH, LA — A man has been booked on attempted murder charges after severely beating a woman.
On October 15, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call from Lafayette General Hospital Personnel regarding a female who was severely beaten in the Parish of St. Martin. The victim was in critical condition.
Following an investigation into the matter, Detectives were able to obtain a Warrant for Javin Benoit, 34, Breaux Bridge, for Attempted Second-Degree Murder.
On October 17, Benoit was arrested without incident by the U. S. Marshals Violent Offenders Task Force and the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office and he was subsequently booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center.