Man wanted for girlfriend's beating arrested
Updated: Wednesday, April 3 2013, 05:47 PM EDT
MICHIGAN CITY, Indiana (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Deputies in Kalamazoo County say that a wanted man has been arrested in Michigan City, Indiana.
Arthur Payne is accused of beating his girlfriend nearly to death during a domestic assault on March 28th. Deputies say Payne beat Stephanie Janssen within an inch of her life last Thursday.
She is still in the hospital with serious head and face injuries.
We've uncovered court documents that show Payne, who is cage fighter, has a history of violence with women.
Authorities say they found Payne in Indiana and he was placed under arrest. He is currently awaiting extradition to Kalamazoo to face charges of aggravated domestic assault and assault with intent to do great bodily harm.