Abilene man arrested for putting wife in headlock, hitting her

ABILENE, Texas - An Abilene man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly assaulting his wife.

According to the report, Justin Brian Baird, of Abilene, was arrested for after police responded to a disturbance call at his home. Baird admitted to forcing his way into the bedroom where his wife was, putting his wife in a headlock and hitting her.

According to the report, Baird also had a felony warrant for aggravated assault for an incident in March when he hit his brother-in-law with his truck.

Baird was booked in the Taylor County Jail on a $12,500 bond. He has since been released on that bond.

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