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Hayti man arrested for beating wife, imprisoning her in house

Arsenio Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Arsenio Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)

HAYTI, MO (KAIT) - A man is being held on a $50,000 cash only bond as of Tuesday night after he was accused of beating and imprisoning his wife in their home.

Last Friday, Hayti Police arrested Arsenio Jones.

According to the Dunklin Daily Democrat, his wife told officers Jones beat her with his fists and an electrical cord all while their 14-month-old baby was present.

She says he then wouldn't let her leave their home for a week.

Tuesday night, Jones was charged with first-degree domestic assault, armed criminal action, felonious restraint and child abuse.

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