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Swamp People star "Trapper" Joe LaFont was arrested on assault and battery charges in Orange County, Florida Wednesday morning, TMZ reports.

According to the arrest report obtained by TMZ, the reality star attempted to burn his girlfriend with a lit cigarette before punching her in the chest. The report includes a witness' statement that claimed Trapper Joe and his girlfriend, who both appeared to be drunk, were fighting at the Buena Vista Hotel and Spa right after midnight.

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