A Kinder man has been arrested and charged with beating his girlfriend in April to the point that she blacked out and required neurosurgery.
Darrell Paul Comeaux, 66, was booked this week on one count of attempted manslaughter.
In April, Comeaux’s girlfriend was admitted into Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette with severe head injuries that required surgery on her brain. On May 10, the victim’s niece was visiting her in the hospital when the victim told her told that Comeaux had severely beaten her. She also said that when she tried to leave her home, Comeaux followed her down the road, tackled her and began beating her head until she blacked out.
Comeaux is being held on $100,000 bond in the Jeff Davis Parish Jail.