LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Police are looking for a Pennsylvania man they say beat and strangled a woman after she threw away his heroin.
East Lampeter Township police say 31-year-old Thomas Christopher Fortis fled after the alleged assault around 7 a.m. Monday.READ MORE: Philadelphia's Fourth Of July Festivities Kick Off With Concert, Fireworks
He’s wanted on a charge of domestic violence-related simple assault.
The victim was hospitalized with cuts on her face and mouth and bruises on her neck and arms.READ MORE: 2022 Wawa Welcome America Festival Guide: Road Closures, Public Transportation Information
She told police Fortis punched her with an open fist.
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