Man charged with domestic battery

Published 07/18 2013 10:54AM

Updated 07/18 2013 11:22AM

MATTOON -- A man faces charges of domestic battery. Police say 54-year old Rickey Abrams battered a woman and tried choking her with her purse straps. He was arrested Wednesday, about 6:30 pm, in the 1100-block of Richmond Avenue.

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