Man arrested after standoff with police and his kids
BATON ROUGE - A fight between a man and his girlfriend ended with his arrest Friday, police said.
Baton Rouge Police were called to an apartment complex on Lake Calais Court after a woman said her boyfriend retreated inside their apartment after a fight and locked himself inside with their two children. The woman, who was not identified, said the man was high and had weapons inside the home.
When police arrived, the man, identified as Stephonne Louis, 24, refused to cooperate. A police spokesperson said officers had to enter the apartment and Louis was injured in the process.
The children, ages 2 and 3, were unharmed.
Louis faces resisting an officer and cruelty to a juvenile charges.
Follow the publisher of this post on Twitter: @treyschmaltz
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
High School graduates grateful for different, yet meaningful commencement ceremony
Louisiana closing in on 200k test goal for May; tracking 'reasonably well'...
Hurricane season and the pandemic - Shelters during COVID-19
Crash on I-10 at Siegen Lane leaves 3 injured
I-10 widening project at EBR-Ascension line nears completion
Southern baseball players meet for unofficial practice in Port Allen
Kenan Cooper is first from West Feliciana to swim collegialety
LSU rolls out new turf in Tiger Stadium overnight
LSU Coaches dish on latest with football team
New West Feliciana football coach unsure of when he'll meet his new...