Man accused of breaking into home, attacking woman

Man accused of breaking into home, attacking woman
Steven Craig Vercher Jr., of 1300 block of Berry Avenue in Natchitoches,(Source: Natchitoches Parish Detention Center)

NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) - A man is recovering in the hospital after Natchitoches say he was stabbed during a home invasion.

Natchitoches officers responded to the 300 block of Winnona Street for a disturbance.

When officers arrived they found a woman who said Steven Vercher got into her home from a bedroom window and started hitting her.

Sometimes during the altercation, Vercher was stabbed once in the upper chest.

As a result of his injury, he was taken to a Shreveport hospital where he remains in stable condition.

Investigators say they plan on getting a warrant to arrest Vercher for home invasion.

The Natchitoches Police Department also thanks the community for assisting detectives in investigating and locating the suspected shooter of Jamie Zeno.

Anyone with any information in regards to this investigation is asked to contact detectives at (318) 238-3914.

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