Thibodaux woman wielding knife arrested in break-in

A Thibodaux woman was arrested Monday night, accused of breaking into a home in Siracusaville and of threatening the couple who lived there with a knife.

Theresa Skinner, 54, of John Edward Lane in Thibodaux, was brought to the St. Mary Parish Jail and booked on two counts of aggravated assault, unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling, disturbing the peace, resisting an officer and obstruction of justice, according to a release by St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Spokeswoman Traci Landry.

Skinner was released after posting bail of $15,250.