Cops: Suspect stabs 87-year-old woman


New Orleans Police say they have arrested a 66-year-old woman for allegedly stabbing an 87-year-old woman.

"Suspect stabbed victim to body," according to a police report.  "Suspect then barricaded herself inside residence."

Cops say they called firefighters to break down the door. 

"NOFD forced entry. Suspect was apprehended. Victim and suspect were both transported to local hospitals."

Police did not initially say the condition of either the victim or the suspect.

This happened just before 2:00am in the 2000 block of Clouet St.

The suspect is identified as Rhonda Ledet.

The victim was not identified.  Investigators did not initially say what led to the stabbing or how the women know eachother.