Posted: Mar 31, 2010 2:38 PM by Brian Waldrep
Updated: Mar 31, 2010 3:07 PM
A Baton Rouge officer allegedly involved in an off-duty domestic incident, is in trouble with the law.
Sgt. Otis Nacoste reportedly got into a fight with his wife at their home and hit her in the eye. His wife was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Nacoste was also bitten during the incident.
Nacoste was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison, charged with domestic abuse battery.
Nacoste is a 23-year veteran of the department assigned to Uniform Patrol, 2nd District.
He was initially placed on administrative leave following the incident, but then allowed to return to restricted desk duty on March 19.
An investigation continues into this incident.