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.

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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.

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She told police Fortis punched her with an open fist.

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