A Baton Rouge man is wanted for beating and choking his wife.
On March 11, 2011, Mecco D. Johnson, 28, beat and choked his wife to the point that she passed out; he left the house immediately after. He later called his wife and threatened to kill her.
Deputies responded and are now searching for Johnson. When captured, he will be charged with Second Degree Battery and Simple Assault.
Anyone with information regarding Johnson should contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 389-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP (7867).