TOTALLY HITS RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On June 24, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a Moss Bluff home in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, deputies discovered during a verbal altercation between Austin L. Dailey, 20, Moss Bluff, and a 7 month pregnant acquaintance, Dailey punched, pushed and put his hands around the victim’s neck and choked her. Dailey also held a knife against the victim’s forearm leaving an abrasion.
When an 80 year old family member of Dailey’s attempted to help the victim, he was also struck by Dailey. Dailey fled the scene before deputies arrived but returned a short time later and was arrested without incident.
Dailey, who was also arrested by CPSO in May 2013 for cruelty to the infirmed, and September 2012 for domestic abuse battery, all involving the same elderly family member, was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with aggravated battery; possession of CDS IV (Alprazolam); exploitation of the infirmed; and domestic abuse battery against a pregnant victim.
Judge Michael Canaday set his bond at $325,000.
Deputy Julius Frazier was the arresting deputy on this case.