Alexandria Man Arrested for Assault and Battery

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-29840″ style=”margin: 4px;” alt=”Hilary-Barnes-mug” src=”” width=”200″ height=”264″ />Rapides deputies arrest an Alexandria man for assault and battery of a woman in Boyce.  Hilary Barnes is accused of forcing his way into a former girlfriend’s home and threatening her with a knife.  When deputies arrived, they say the man ran off after driving his vehicle into a ditch.

The incident happened on June 7th, and detectives say they caught up with the suspect last Saturday.

KLAX ABC 31 News 6/20/13