facebook
twitter
search
search

Ore. woman says man choked her with dreads

Jan. 8, 2013 at 9:40 AM

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 8 (UPI) -- An Oregon man faces charges including assault and kidnapping after police charged he used his dreadlocks to choke his girlfriend.

Portland police responding to a domestic violence report said a woman told them her boyfriend assaulted her and tried to choke her with his dreadlocks, KOIN-TV, Portland, reported.

Police found Caleb Grotberg, 32, in the neighborhood, and arrested him early Monday morning.

Grotberg is charged with second-degree kidnapping, second-degree attempted assault, fourth-degree assault, menacing and domestic violence.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
No reports of injuries after 6.9-magnitude earthquake in Alaska
Oklahoma Supreme Court denies rehearing, again orders removal of Ten Commandments statue
Plane crash kills four in Wisconsin
Russia bans importation of flowers from the Netherlands
North Korea is 'source country' for forced labor, sex trafficking, says report