20-year-old Isayah Batista is facing multiple charges after police say he asked a woman for sex and grew “irate” when she told him no. Court records allege he assaulted her and would not allow her to leave the apartment. The man’s roommate had to get involved so the woman could flee, at which time the man reportedly followed her, strangled her, and threw a marijuana grinder at her face out of anger.
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.
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.
25-year-old Jevonne Wilson was charged with aggravated assault after he mushed his wife in the face and strangled her during an argument.
37-year-old Jared Clayton was charged with aggravated assault after his girlfriend stated he yelled at her, hit her several times, and attempted to strangle her with both of his hands during an argument.
27-year-old Matthew Mckenzie was charged with aggravated assault after he strangled his sister-in-law while his wife was kicking her out of the apartment.
26-year-old Carl Howse was charged with aggravated assault by strangulation when he impeded his ex-girlfriend’s breathing, put a gun to her head, and threatened to kill her while she was talking to a 911 operator.
27-year-old Demario Taylor was charged with aggravated assault when someone noticed him dragging his ex through the Vanderbilt campus with his arm around her neck after she broke up with him.
28-year-old Fredrick Dillard was charged with aggravated assault after strangling his child’s mother during a fight.
29-year-old Charles Holt was charged with aggravated assault and domestic assault after fighting with a woman while her baby was in the car, and then going to her house and strangling her.