CAPTURED: Man accused of hitting girlfriend, threatening to burn her house down

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reports that the man accused of hitting his live-in girlfriend, then threatening to burn her house down, was arrested.

Glen Anthony Wisham, 31, is charged with domestic abuse battery and communication of false information of a planned arson.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, on March 11, Wisham hit his live-in girlfriend in the face numerous times while they were having an argument. After leaving the house before police arrived, Wisham reportedly called the victim and threatened to burn her house down.

Officials note Wisham was arrested in 2017 for a similar incident involving the same victim.

Wisham was featured on WAFB's Crime Stoppers segment on Thursday, April 12. He was located later that same night by an officer assigned to uniform patrol.

Wisham was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.

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