THIBODAUX, La. - Police said they arrested a woman and a man after she said he would not let her into the abandoned home they had broken into and were living in.

Nancy Wisdom, 44, of Thibodaux, approached an officer working an off-duty detail about 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Thibodaux Police said today. After police contacted the property owner, Wisdom was later arrested that evening.

She told them Richard Barnes, 52, of Thibodaux, would not let her into the house to get her belongings, police said.

Barnes was arrested Monday after he was seen late at night peeking into windows at a vehicle rental business, police said. Nothing at that business was broken into.

Wisdom and Barnes are both charged with criminal trespassing.

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