Man charged with strangulation for assault on girlfriend

Man charged with strangulation for assault on girlfriend
Samuel Dixon is charged with strangulation and assault dating violence. (Source: Vincent Bradford, WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Louisville man is facing charges, accused of strangling and assaulting his girlfriend.

Court documents state that on September 3, Samuel Dixon, 60, strangled the woman to the point she nearly lost consciousness.

Dixon’s bond was set at $10,000 cash during his arraignment this morning. He entered a not guilty plea and is expected back in court on September 13.

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