NAPOLEONVILLE, La (BRPROUD) – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon arrested 30-year-old Shannon Bias on felony charges regarding a domestic incident that happened near Napoleonville on Aug. 26.
Deputies responded to a residence on Jefferson regarding a disturbance. Upon arrival deputies made contact with the victim who advised that she and her domestic partner, identified Bias, had been in an argument and the incident progressed to Bias beating her continuously over a two-hour period.
The victim advised that Bias would not allow her to leave, he choked her and took her cell phone to stop her from calling 911. Bias fled the residence.
The investigating deputies noted injuries to the victim consistent with domestic abuse. Bias was arrested at a Plattenville retail outlet on Sept. 15. He was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on the following charges:
- Domestic Abuse Battery Involving Strangulation
- False Imprisonment
Bias remains incarcerated pending a bond hearing.