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Dog crate used in assault

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Gregory R. Peals (Source: LMDC) Gregory R. Peals (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police say a man used a dog crate as a weapon during a domestic assault.

The assault happened at 10:15 a.m. October 22 after Gregory R. Peals, 25, of Louisville, got into a verbal argument with a woman over Facebook issues.

The arrest report for Peals says he pushed the woman down, placed his hands on her throat and threatened to kill her. Peals then stopped choking the woman, dragged her into a bedroom and struck her with the metal dog crate.

Peals was arrested on a charge of assault – domestic violence.

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