Man arrested after standoff with police and his kids

6 years 11 months 3 weeks ago Friday, October 02 2015 Oct 2, 2015 October 02, 2015 9:44 PM October 02, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ

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.


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