A West Monroe man is facing charges for beating his pregnant girlfriend.
According to an arrest report, deputies were called to a local gas station Sunday, where witnesses reported a man was punching his girlfriend inside a vehicle
As the vehicle was leaving, the victim reportedly had her car door open yelling for help. A witness followed the car and told officers where the car stopped.
When deputies arrived, deputies say Joshua Shows said “I didn’t mean to, but I hit her in the face.”
Shows has been charged with Domestic Abuse Battery.
He is being held at the Ouachita Correctional Center. As of Monday morning (4/16/18), no bond amount has been set.