December 10, 2019
A Lacombe man faces second degree murder and sexual abuse of animals charges following the death of a woman in October. Deputies arrested John Jacob Jenkins this morning.
“Shortly before noon on Oct. 7, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call in reference to a medical emergency at a residence on Lake Road in Lacombe,” the sheriff’s department said. “Emergency Medical personnel also responded to the residence and attempted to revive an unresponsive white female, later identified as Jennifer DeBlonde Jacob, but were unsuccessful.”