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Deputy accused of domestic violence, suspended

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NEW ROAD, La. (AP) - Authorities say a Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff's deputy has been suspended after New Roads police arrested him on a count of second degree battery by domestic violence.
    
 Stephen Louis got into a physical altercation with his wife.
    
The sheriff says Louis had just gotten off duty early Tuesday morning and was still in uniform when the incident occurred.
    
Torres says the deputy's suspension is without pay pending a review of New Roads police investigation.

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