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Police: Man attacked, threatened to kill victim

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Damon Dryden (Source: LMDC) Damon Dryden (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man is facing charges after allegedly attacking a woman and holding her hostage.

According to Louisville Metro police, on Tuesday Damon Dryden got upset and punched the woman in the face until see passed out.

Police said when she woke up he choked her until she passed out again.

A police report said he ripped off her clothes and grabbed a bat while screaming at her telling her he was going to kill her.

According to a police report, Dryden was angry at the victim for allegedly cheating.

The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for several injuries.

Dryden is charged with sexual abuse, wanton endangerment, assault, terroristic threatening, intimidating a participant in the legal process and unlawful imprisonment.

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