DeRidder man arrested for domestic battery

DERIDDER, LA (KPLC) - Authorities with the Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office have arrested a DeRidder man on domestic abuse battery charges.

Officials received a complaint that 45-year-old Danny L. Matthis of DeRidder threatened and struck a woman. After an investigation, Matthis was arrested and charged with domestic abuse battery.

He was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after weapons were found in a vehicle he was in.

Matthis was arrested and booked into the Beauregard Parish Jail.

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