Posted: Aug 11, 2010 11:59 AM by Katie Durio
Updated: Aug 11, 2010 12:00 PM
On August 10, 2010 at approximately 8:45pm Iberia Parish Sheriff Office Deputies responded to the 2500 block of Snapper Road in reference to a complaint concerning a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival deputies spoke to the victim (age 44) who claimed her husband placed her hands around her neck and began to choke her. The victim then stated she was only able to get away by striking her husband with a cell phone. Deputies then observed physical injuries to the complainant's arms and neck. The victim identified the suspect as her spouse, Christopher Bashaw " DOB February 29, 1972." Christopher Bashaw was located in the area and arrested for domestic abuse battery as well as some outstanding warrants not associated with this case. Christopher Bashaw was transported to the Iberia Parish Jail where he was booked on the above charges.