The victim, a man in his mid-20s, was at his home in the 4500 block of South Derbigny Street (just off South Claiborne and Napoleon) shortly before 4 a.m. with a woman he had met the week before, according to the initial police report. She demanded money, then called two male friends to meet her at the victim’s home, the report states. When they arrived, she “armed herself with a knife and stabbed the victim multiple times,” the report states.
The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment, the report states.
The incident is classified by police as an armed robbery with a knife and aggravated by cutting, according to the report.