Indianapolis man accused of brutal beating of ex-girlfriend on her birthday arrested in Fort Wayne
WXIN / Allen County
Dawann Martin

via WXIN:

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WXIN) -- Police arrested an Indianapolis man who was on the run with active warrants related to the abuse that nearly killed his ex-girlfriend.

Dawann Martin was wanted on domestic battery, aggravated battery and strangulation charges.

Police say he nearly killed his ex-girlfriend when he beat her and choked her on her birthday.

She was hospitalized and had three facial surgeries and a wrist procedure after the beating.

Martin turned himself in at the Allen County Jail on Saturday, January 25 at 6:40 p.m. They are holding him on an active fugitive warrant issued out of Marion County.

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