Man arrested for hitting pregnant girlfriend

Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office
Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A man was arrested and charged in a domestic dispute that happened early Sunday morning at a residence in Longville.

Beauregard Parish Deputies responded to a report of a disturbance where they found 33-year old Troy Cummings had reportedly struck his girlfriend - who is nine months pregnant - in the face and stomach.

Cummings reportedly struck two other people who were at the residence.

The woman sustained minor injuries, and she was transported to a local hopsital where she was treated and released.

Cummings was arrested, and placed in the Beauregard Parish Jail. He has been charged with multiple counts of battery, child endangerment, disturbing the peace, and resisting an officer. No bond has been set at this time.

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