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Cloudy, cold, and rainy for a good part of our Friday. Our high temperature was felt early in the morning...in the low and mid 40's. Temperatures will steadily drop during the day, and fall to the mid and upper 30's by Saturday morning. We'll also include a 60% coverage of showers today. For Saturday, expect upper 30's ...
Nederland man pleads guilty to murder
A man from Nederland had pleaded guilty to murder.
Kurt Kasper admitted stabbing Timothy Melancon in February of last year at a home on 15th Street in Nederland.
Kasper entered the plea this morning in Judge John Stevens' court.
The judge will sentence him September 30th.
Kasper faces a sentence ranging from five to 99 years or life in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.
Nederland police say the victim was able to tell officers Kasper stabbed him before paramedics rushed Melancon to a hospital.