St. Amant man arrested for home invasion

St. Amant man arrested for home invasion

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Ascension Parish Sheriff's office have arrested a St. Amant man for home invasion and other charges.

Deputies responded to an incident in the 11000 block of Martin Road in Gonzales on Sunday.They found Chad Babin in the living room being held down by four males at gunpoint.

Witnesses say Babin pulled into the driveway as a woman was unloading items from her vehicle. He begin cursing at her and grabbed her saying he wanted to go inside the home with her. The woman screamed for her husband and the husband along with her son and other friends were able to detain the suspect.

Officials say Babin was hit in the head with the homeowner's gun and suffered a cut above his right eye. He was transported to a local hospital, treated and released into the Ascension Parish Jail.

He was charged with simple battery, simple criminal damage to property, home invasion, and simple kidnapping.

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