Oct 24, 2011 at 11:03 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNIS) – A St. Cloud man is behind bars after choking his children's mother to the point of unconsciousness Saturday night.
St. Cloud police were dispatched to 1100 block of 7th Street S.E. early Saturday morning in response to an alleged domestic dispute. Upon arrival, officers learned that Tebaliah Gamaliel Burgin, 39, had punched and kicked his 29 year old victim, the mother of his children, before choking her until she passed out, according to police reports.
The victim was transported to St. Cloud hospital by ambulance and treated for her injuries.
Burgin was arrested and transported to Sherburne County Jail, where he will be held for court on felony domestic strangulation charges.
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