Indianapolis man accused of brutal beating of ex-girlfriend on her birthday arrested in Fort Wayne 01/27/2020 11:30 pm PST Comments WXIN / Allen County 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. MORE: Indianapolis man accused of nearly beating girlfriend to death is arrested in Fort Wayne - WXIN #Battery #DomesticBattery #FortWayne #Indiana #Indianapolis #Strangulation #WXIN Related Stories Indiana mom arrested after baby dies from meth intoxication Body of missing Notre Dame student found in campus lake 1-month-old dies from dog attack at Indiana home Royal Caribbean: Video proves grandpa knew window was open Unsolved: Beloved wrestling coach shot dead in his kitchen Indiana dad shoots son, self while wrestling; 4-year-old critically injured Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.