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Dover Police: Man Arrested After Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend

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DOVER, Del.- Dover police have arrested a man accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home and assaulting her.

According to police, the incident happened just after 8 p.m. Wednesday when the victim was inside a vehicle with 34-year-old Kevin Pearsall on Patriot Drive in Dover. Police said Pearsall strangled the victim during a disagreement. She then got out of the car and ran into her home on Patriot Drive.

Police said Pearsall followed the woman and climbed a ladder to a second floor window, which he shattered in order to get inside. According to police, Pearsall then assaulted the victim and took her cellphone and money.

Pearsall was arrested by responding officers and charged with burglary, strangulation, assault, offensive touching, theft and criminal mischief. Bond information was not yet available.

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