Gatesville man in jail for holding girlfriend at knife point
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
GATESVILLE -- A Gatesville man is in jail Tuesday after police say he held his girlfriend at knife point before sexually assaulting her.
Police say a 44-year-old woman came walking into the police station just after midnight, claiming 34-year-old Chadwick Horton had assaulted her.
The victim told police that he showed up at her house drunk and started making threats. When she tried to call police, she says Horton grabbed her phone and broke it.
That's when the victim says Horton held her at knife point and sexually assaulted her.
He is charged with aggravated sexual assault, terroristic threat, and interference with an emergency call.