Pineville Man Accused of Battery by Broomstick

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-47053″ src=”” alt=”Leon_carness_prenell” width=”169″ height=”225″ />A 27-year-old Pineville man is arrested in Alexandria for domestic abuse battery by strangulation.

He’s 27-year-old Leon Carness Prenell, also charged on December 30th with battery and resisting arrest. Police the incidents happened on MacArthur Drive.

They say the victim was treated for minor injuries and was battered with a broomstick as well as strangled.

KLAX ABC 31 News 1/5/16