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Man arrested for pushing wife, threatening deputies

3 years 11 months 1 week ago Thursday, February 09 2017 Feb 9, 2017 February 09, 2017 12:26 PM February 09, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE – A man was arrested Tuesday for pushing his wife and threatening arresting deputies.

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested Brock Triche on charges of domestic abuse battery, public intimidation and retaliation and resisting an officer.

The incident occurred on Feb. 7 around 10:45 p.m. in the 10000 block of Montrachet Drive. A woman told deputies that while she and her husband argued, he began to push her several times in the face. The woman then attempted to hide in the closet.

According to the arrest report, their two children were at the home at the time of the incident.

The arrest report indicated that Triche was "intoxicated and extremely irate" and told deputies that he "would have their jobs." He then attempted to flee the home. When Triche did not comply, and a deputy shocked him with a Taser.

After Triche was arrested, he told deputies that "it was not too late to save his job," according to arrest documents.

*An original version of the story stated Briche punched his wife several times in the face. This has been corrected to say push.

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