Geneva man arrested for strangulation

Police arrested a Geneva man following a report of a domestic incident.

According to a news release, the Geneva Police Department arrested Michael Edwards Pierce (AKA: Brandon Dockery), 25, of Geneva for strangulation.

Upon investigation, it was discovered that Pierce placed his hands around another person’s neck and applied pressure. These actions cause the other person’s breathing and blood circulation to be impaired which caused physical injury.

Pierce will respond to the charges at a later date.

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