Police in Sunset, Louisiana say a policeman has been shot dead and three women stabbed - one fatally - following a stand-off.
40-year-old Shameka Johnson died from the injuries. The suspect, Harrison Lee Wiley Jr., 35 of Arnaudville, who has an extensive criminal history, was taken into custody.
Officer Henry Nelson, 52, was shot when he responded to the incident. Johnson´s sister, Surlay Johnson, and Wiley´s wife, Courtney Jolivette, were hospitalized with stab wounds.