Man charged with assault after stepping on girlfriend's neck

Man charged with assault after stepping on girlfriend's neck
Donna Lane in Thomasville
Donna Lane in Thomasville
Thomas County Sheriffs
Thomas County Sheriffs

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - A Thomas County man charged with aggravated assault is out on bond.


Kirk Willis was arrested Saturday night after deputies were called to his house on Donna Lane.


Investigators said Willis and his girlfriend got into an argument during which Willis hit her with a mirror and tried to choke her.


Thomas County Sheriff Captain Steve Jones said, "She said that while she was actually on the floor, he put his foot on her neck and held her down until she passed out."


Willis was charged with aggravated assault and obstruction of officers.


His girlfriend was treated bEMSS. on the scene.


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