Teen charged with strangling his husband while he slept — Pedro Castro arrested

18-year-old Pedro Castro is jailed tonight in lieu of a $15,000 bond after police say he came into his bedroom intoxicated, grabbed his sleeping husband by the throat while he was sleeping, and choked him until just before he lost consciousness. Police documented marks and scratches on the victim. Castro fled the scene before police arrived, and a felony warrant was issued for his arrest.

Man says his boyfriend trapped him in a closet, strangled him until he was unable to breathe

34-year-old Trovaski Holt was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail Sunday after his boyfriend showed police the injuries on his neck, alleging that Holt trapped him in a closet, pushed him against a wall, and strangled him. The boyfriend, Andrew Comerford, was also arrested on two outstanding warrants for violating his probation.

33-year-old slashes father’s tires with a dagger; beats him into the fetal position, continues assault

33-year-old Hessen Ribbentrop faces multiple charges after police say he slashed 3 of the 4 tires on his father’s vehicle with a dagger, then beat his father into a fetal position on the ground, and continued the attack.

Nashville Bartender charged after repeatedly punching girlfriend in face, assaulting her on multiple occasions

29-year-old Joshua Mantooth is charged with felony aggravated assault/strangulation and misdemeanor domestic assault after his girlfriend reported he punched her repeatedly in the face on the drive home, and then strangled her over and over once back at their residence. Police found the victim’s face cut open, bruised, swollen, and still bleeding when they arrived… but court documents now reveal that wasn’t the only time he’s been abusive against women.

“Calm down!” man tells wife while holding her against the floor with his arm around her neck

36-year-old J Samuel Spurlock is charged with felony aggravated assault/strangulation after police say he placed an arm across his wife’s stomach, another against her neck, and applied pressure until they were on the ground with his arm around her neck, telling her to “CALM DOWN!” after she confronted him over an email on his phone.

Man strangles girlfriend, threatens to kill her kids during argument about a video

30-year-old Gerri Barbee was charged with aggravated assault, theft of a firearm, and vandalism after his girlfriend claimed he threatened to kill her and her children before he punched and strangled her over a video of a dancing woman.

Man beats girlfriend after she ends relationship; points gun at her and says “I will kill you”

29-year-old Rodricous Garrett was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated assault by strangulation after he reportedly struck his girlfriend multiple times, grabbed her by the neck, and tossed her around.

Police say Antioch man admitted to strangulation: “I grabbed her throat a couple of times”

24-year-old Jeevan Khatri was charged with aggravated assault by strangulation after officers say he admitted to strangling his girlfriend when she “became too much” and was upset, then told her to go to her mother’s house.

Father-to-be tells ex-girlfriend “I’m going to kill you and that baby”; per report

25-year-old William Petway was charged with false imprisonment and two counts of aggravated assault after he strangled his pregnant ex-girlfriend, slammed her into a wall, and placed his knee on her stomach.

Man fires at ex while she and her children are in their vehicle; tries again a few hours later

29-year-old Raphael Hughes was charged with two counts of attempted homicide and two counts of child endangerment after shooting at his ex and chasing her down in her own vehicle.