Man charged with domestic abuse

BY DI STAFF | MARCH 27, 2014 5:00 AM

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Authorities have accused an area man of holding a pillow over his girlfriend’s face.

Steven Allen, 23, was charged March 25 with domestic abuse impeding air/blood causing bodily injury.

Allen reportedly got into a physical fight with his live-in girlfriend, a Coralville police complaint said. The woman had a bruised left eye and older bruises on her left arm, according to the complaint.

The woman said Allen held a pillow over her face causing her to fear for her safety, the complaint said. The woman bit Allen’s finger to get the pillow offer her face, and she complained of pain in her neck.

Domestic abuse impeding air/blood causing bodily injury is a Class-D felony.

— by Rebecca Morin

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