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Police: Man punches mom unconscious, stabs dad

Carl Placide, 29  Source:  NOPD Carl Placide, 29 Source: NOPD
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Police are looking for a man who is wanting for a brutal attack on his parents.  The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating 29-year-old Carl Placide.  He's accused of punching his mother in the face and stabbing his father. The incident reportedly took place in the 100 block of Berkley Drive in Algiers.

On November 24, 2016, the victims reported that Placide was involved in a verbal altercation with his mother that turned physical. He allegedly struck his mother in the face several times causing her to lose consciousness.  That's when the father intervened. Police say Placide then stabbed his father in the chest and fled the scene. 

He is wanted for simple battery and aggravated battery by cutting.If you have information regarding this incident or Placide’s whereabouts please contact Detective Tianay Marshall or any Fourth District detective at 504-658-6040. Citizens with information that can help solve crimes are asked to call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.

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