POSTED: Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 4:31pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 7:32pm
EL PASO – Police say a man beat up his wife after she discovered a secret Facebook account he was using to contact other women.
Officers say 32-year-old Kibrom Gebregziabher attacked 37-year-old Yordanos Tesfai Tuesday evening when she confronted him about the account.
Gebregziabher allegedly punched her in the face, bit her on the head and choked her.
Gebregziabher also took a cell phone away from Tesfai as she was dialing 911 for help, according to police.
A neighbor called police after hearing Tesfai screaming.
Gebregziabher is charged with Assault Family Violence Impede Breath/Circulation and Interference with an Emergency Call.